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Letter FCNL Joins #NoBorderWall Coalition Opposing Barrier Funding in FY19 

In anticipation of the appropriations process, FCNL joined 97 other organizations to speak out against funding a border wall or additional border barriers in FY19.

Letter FCNL Joins More than 600 Interfaith Leaders and Organizations Urging Continued TPS for Hondurans 

Over 120 faith-based organizations and 500 faith leaders signed on to a letter addressed to the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security to extend and re-designate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Honduras.

Letter FCNL Urges Senators to Ask Tough Questions on Pompeo 

On April 5, FCNL’s Executive Secretary Diane Randall sent a letter to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee urging them to closely examine Mike Pompeo’s record before voting on his nomination for Secretary of State.

Letter 28 Organizations Urge Congress to Fund Conflict Prevention 

Twenty-eight national and international organizations urge robust funding for the international affairs budget including programs that prevent violent conflict, mitigate atrocities and protect civilians.

Letter FCNL Sends Letter Urging Senators to Oppose Haspel for Director of CIA 

On April 3, FCNL’s Executive Secretary Diane Randall sent a letter to the Senate urging them to oppose the nomination of Gina Haspel for Director of the CIA.

Letter 20 Senators Send Letter to Appropriations Committee Calling for Full Funding of Refugee Accounts in FY 2019 

On March 26, twenty Senators sent a letter to the Senate Appropriations Committee calling for robust funding of refugee accounts in fiscal year 2019. This letter was lead by Senator Blumenthal, and it stresses the importance of fully funding the refugee programs located in the Department of Health and Human Services and the State Department.

Letter 118 Representatives Send Letter to Appropriations Committee Demanding Full Funding for Refugee Programs 

On March 16, over 100 members of Congress sent a letter to the House Appropriations Committee, calling on them to fully fund refugee accounts for the 2019 fiscal year. This letter was lead by Representatives Juan Vargas, Julia Brownley, David Cicilline, John Delaney, Alcee Hastings, Ted Lieu, Bill Pascrell, Bradley Schneider, and Adam Schiff.

Letter FCNL and 12 Other Organizations Release Statement on U.S. Drone Policy 

On March 7, 2018, FCNL and 12 other organizations released a statement expressing concerns over reported changes to U.S. drone policy and called for greater transparency and accountability of the targeted killing program.

Letter FCNL Joins 24 other Organizations in Calling on Administration to Resettle Religious Minority Refugees 

On February 27, 2018, FCNL and 24 other organizations sent a letter to the administration calling for the U.S. to fulfill its promise to resettle refugees who are Iranian religious minorities.

Letter 106 Members of Congress Call on Speaker Ryan to Hold a Debate and Vote on Use of Military Force in Syria  

On February 27, more than 100 members of Congress, including 96 Democrats and 10 Republicans, joined a bipartisan letter to Speaker Paul Ryan, calling on him to hold a debate and vote on the use of military force in Syria. This bipartisan letter was led by Reps. Barbara Lee, Tom Cole, James McGovern, and Walter Jones. The letter was released in conjunction with a bipartisan ad-hoc hearing on the 2001 AUMF taking place on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 hosted by the House Liberty Caucus and the Congressional Progressive Caucus.

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