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Legislative Ask Support Repeal of the 2002 Iraq AUMF 

Congress must decide when the U.S. goes to war. Please urge Armed Services Committee leadership to include the House provision to repeal the 2002 Iraq AUMF in the final NDAA.

Update How to Really End Endless War 

If we were to take President Trump by his word alone, it might seem that we have an ally in the White House in our mission to end endless war.

FCNL in the News How (Not) To End Endless Wars 

In defending his decision to withdraw troops from Syria, President Trump explained, “I ran on the basis we’re going to bring our great soldiers back home where they belong. We don’t have to fight these endless wars. We’re bringing them back home.”

Action Alert Congress Can Repeal the 2002 Iraq AUMF and Prevent Future Wars!  

In the next couple of weeks, Congress could take a major step to rein in the president’s authority to wage war around the world.

Letter End American Participation in the War in Yemen with the National Defense Authorization Act of 2020  

Over forty prominent Americans agree: Now is the time to end U.S. involvement in the Yemeni Civil War. The 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) provides a crucial chance to end our complicity in Yemen, and FCNL joined activists and former government officials in calling on Congress to seize that opportunity.

Action Alert Important Vote Pending: Congressional Negotiations Could End or Prevent Three Wars 

Right now, we have a unique opportunity to end two wars and prevent a new one from starting.

Update Lobbying and Advocacy During Summer Recess 

FCNL constituents visited local congressional offices across the country this summer while Congress was home for the August recess. Working with staff from our Washington office, volunteers organized more than 129 lobby visits or in some cases just dropped by congressional offices.

Background Advocacy Teams Summit 

November 13, 2019 in Washington, D.C.

Join us on Nov. 13 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. for the Annual Advocacy Teams Summit. We will look at the incredible work we have accomplished together, meet fellowship, and plan for an impactful 2020.

Update The 2001 AUMF and Afghanistan, 18 Years Later 

On this day 18 years ago, President George W. Bush signed into law the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF).

Press Release Faith Groups Urge Congress to Prevent Unauthorized War with Iran 

Washington, DC – The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL), along with over 50 national faith organizations, urged Congress to prevent an unauthorized war with Iran.

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