Sign-on Letter

Coalition Letter to Congress in Support of the CORE Act

May 26, 2020 Coalition Letter to Congress in Support of the CORE Act The Hon. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) The Hon. Charles Schumer (D-NY) United States Senate Washington, D.C. 20510 The Hon. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) The Hon. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515 Dear Members of the Senate and House: We strongly [...]

Sign On: Amendments to USA Freedom Reauthorization Act 2020

May 11, 2020 Dear Senators, The undersigned organizations write to urge you to support privacy-protective amendments to H.R. 6172, the USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act of 2020, to oppose the underlying bill if improvements are not adopted, and to oppose amendments offered that would weaken the bill. We applaud the Senate for not rushing to pass [...]

2020-05-11T16:19:06-04:00May 11th, 2020|In The News, National Security, Sign-on Letter|

Sign On: Bipartisan Groups Lay Out Principles for Transparency and Oversight of Coronavirus Stimulus Spending

April 6, 2020 The Honorable Nancy Pelosi                                         The Honorable Kevin McCarthy Speaker of the House                                                      Minority Leader U.S. House of Representatives                                      U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20514    [...]

Sign On: Coalition to Make Whistleblowing Safe During COVID-19 and Beyond

The signatories to this letter call on all public authorities and institutions to protect those who report or expose the harms, abuses and serious wrongdoing that arise during this period of crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. We also encourage all citizens and workers to participate in ensuring our governments, corporate institutions and markets remain [...]

Sign-On: Re. Extension of Modernization Committee

November 6, 2019 The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House United States House of Representatives 1236 Longworth H.O.B. Washington, D.C. 20515 The Honorable Kevin McCarthy Republican Leader United States House of Representatives 2468 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515 Dear Speaker Pelosi and Leader McCarthy: We write to express our support for the [...]

2019-11-08T16:29:06-05:00November 6th, 2019|Press, Sign-on Letter|

Sign On Letter: Whistleblower Advocates Call for Intel Whistleblower Law Reforms

The Honorable Richard Burr Chairman Senate Select Committee on Intelligence The Honorable Mark Warner Vice Chairman Senate Select Committee on Intelligence The Honorable Adam Schiff Chairman House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence The Honorable Devin Nunes Ranking Member House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Dear Chairmen Burr and Schiff, Vice Chairman Warner, and Ranking Member [...]

2019-10-29T16:57:09-04:00October 29th, 2019|Press, Sign-on Letter|

Sign On: Coalition Statement Re. U.S.-U.K. Cloud Act Executive Agreement

October 29, 2019 The Honorable Lindsey Graham, Chairman The Honorable Dianne Feinstein, Ranking Member U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary 224 Dirksen Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable Jim Risch, Chairman The Honorable Bob Menendez, Ranking Member U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations 423 Dirksen Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable [...]

2019-10-29T16:35:15-04:00October 29th, 2019|Press, Sign-on Letter|

Sign On: Whistleblower Advocates to Congress: Time to Reform Intel Whistleblower Laws

October 28, 2019 The Honorable Richard Burr Chairman Senate Select Committee on Intelligence The Honorable Mark Warner Vice Chairman Senate Select Committee on Intelligence The Honorable Adam Schiff Chairman House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence The Honorable Devin Nunes Ranking Member House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Dear Chairmen Burr and Schiff, Vice Chairman Warner, [...]

Sign On: Letter to ADNI Joseph Maguire

October 25, 2019 To Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire, In recent years we have regularly met with representatives from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) and various intelligence agencies with the goal of maintaining open and honest communications, and increasing transparency, even amid strong substantive disagreements regarding government surveillance. However, [...]

2019-10-28T15:53:11-04:00October 28th, 2019|Press, Sign-on Letter|

Human Rights Watch: Groups Urge Surveillance Reforms as End-of-Year Deadline Approaches

Note: this letter, signed by Government Accountability Project, was originally published here. Groups Urge Surveillance Reforms as End-of-Year Deadline Approaches The Honorable Jerrold Nadler Chairman U.S. House Committee on the Judiciary 2138 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515 The Honorable Doug Collins Ranking Member U.S. House Committee on the Judiciary 2142 Rayburn House Office [...]

2019-10-18T09:31:54-04:00October 18th, 2019|Sign-on Letter|