Biden Admin Must Stop ICE Expansion

The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20500 Hon. Alejandro Mayorkas Secretary US Department of Homeland Security 301 7th Street, SW Washington, DC 20528 October 8, 2021 Dear President Biden and Secretary Mayorkas, The 220 undersigned organizations write to express our deepest disappointment regarding the planned reopening of Moshannon Valley Correctional Center, a [...]

2021-10-08T16:36:33-04:00October 8th, 2021|ICE Detention, Letter|

21 Organizations Encourage Senate Committee to Reform Inspectors General System

The Honorable Gary Peters Chairman Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee 724 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable Rob Portman Ranking Member Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee 448 Russell Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Dear Chairman Peters and Ranking Member Portman: As the committee meets tomorrow to [...]

2021-10-05T13:23:20-04:00October 5th, 2021|Inspectors General, Letter|

Congress Must Pass the Protecting Our Democracy Act

September 22, 2021 Dear Members of Congress: The undersigned organizations, on behalf of the millions of Americans our groups collectively represent, write to urge you to support and pass the Protecting Our Democracy Act. For decades, congressional authority has been undermined by the executive branch, diminishing the ability of Congress to fulfill its constitutional [...]

2021-09-22T10:42:42-04:00September 22nd, 2021|Letter, PODA, Sign-on Letter, US Government|

Whistleblower Community Supports Amendment #109 to the FY 2022 National Defense Authorization Act

September 20, 2021 The Honorable Jim McGovern Chairman House Rules Committee Washington, DC 20515 The Honorable Tom Cole Ranking Member House Rules Committee Washington, DC 20515 Re: Whistleblower Community Supports Amendment #109 to the FY 2022 National Defense Authorization Act Dear Chairman McGovern and Ranking Member Cole: The undersigned members of the Make It [...]

2021-09-30T11:41:11-04:00September 20th, 2021|Coronavirus Whistleblowers, Federal Whistleblowers, Letter|

Coalition Urges House to Close the Pentagon’s Revolving Door

September 17, 2021 The Honorable James P. McGovern Chairman House Rules Committee H-312 The Capitol Washington, DC 20515 The Honorable Tom Cole Ranking Member House Rules Committee H-152 The Capitol Washington, DC 20515 Dear Chairman McGovern and Ranking Member Cole: As you prepare to consider H.R. 4350, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal [...]

2021-09-20T13:38:35-04:00September 17th, 2021|Letter, Open Letter, US Government|

NDAA National Guard Amendments Coalition Letter to Congress

September 3, 2021 NDAA National Guard Amendments Coalition Letter to Congress Dear Member of Congress: The undersigned organizations, from across the political spectrum and focusing on a wide range of issues, urge you to support an amendment proposed by Representative Mikie Sherrill to this year’s National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Together with the District of [...]

2021-09-03T12:05:22-04:00September 3rd, 2021|Letter, Open Letter, Sign-on Letter|

NGO Letter on Urgent Actions the Biden Administration Must Take Following Supreme Court Decision on MPP

August 30, 2021 Hon. Joseph R. Biden, Jr. President of the United States Hon. Merrick B. Garland Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice Hon. Antony Blinken Secretary, U.S. Department of State Hon. Alejandro N. Mayorkas Secretary, Department of Homeland Security CC: Amb. Susan Rice Domestic Policy Council Advisor Jake Sullivan National Security Council Harold H. [...]

2021-09-03T13:24:13-04:00August 30th, 2021|Family Detention, ICE Detention, Immigration, Letter|

Support H.R. 4, John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

August 23, 2021 SUPPORT H.R. 4, JOHN LEWIS VOTING RIGHTS ADVANCEMENT ACT Dear Representative: On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, a coalition of more than 220 national organizations committed to promoting and protecting the civil and human rights of all persons in the United States, and the 200 undersigned organizations, we [...]

2021-08-24T15:06:47-04:00August 24th, 2021|Democracy Protection Initiative, Letter|

Make it Safe Coalition Members Support Administrative False Claims Act of 2021

July 22, 2021 Senator Chuck Grassley 135 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 RE: Administrative False Claims Act of 2021 Dear Senator Grassley: The undersigned members of the Make It Safe Coalition (MISC) write to applaud introduction of the Administrative False Claims Act of 2021 (AFCA). The False Claims Act is America’s most [...]

2021-07-27T09:47:14-04:00July 27th, 2021|Letter, MISC|

Scientific Coalition Letter on Aduhelm to HHS Inspector General

July 7, 2021 Christi Grimm, Acting Inspector General U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Washington, DC 20201 Dear Ms. Grimm: As organizations working to promote and protect science for the public good, we are writing to express our concern about the lack of scientific evidence to support the FDA’s recent accelerated approval of [...]

2021-07-12T16:46:11-04:00July 12th, 2021|Letter, Scientific Integrity|