Testimony

Improving NCLB to Close the Achievement Gap – Testimony of Wade Henderson

Tuesday, March 13, 2007

Location: Joint Hearing of the House and Senate Education Committees Good morning, I am Wade Henderson, President and CEO of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), the nation’s oldest, largest, and most diverse civil and human rights coalition, with nearly 200 member organizations working to build an America as good as its ideals. I … Read More

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Mandatory Minimum Sentencing – Testimony of Wade Henderson

Friday, March 3, 2006

Location: Inter-American Commission on Human Rights On behalf of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), the nation’s oldest, largest, and most diverse civil and human rights coalition, I am pleased to submit the following statement to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights regarding the civil rights implications of drug sentencing practices in the United … Read More

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Political Committee Status – Testimony of Wade Henderson

Wednesday, July 14, 2004

Location: Senate Committee on Rules and Administration I am Wade Henderson, executive director of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights. LCCR is the nation’s oldest, largest, and most diverse civil and human rights coalition with more than 180 organizations representing persons of color, women, children, workers, individuals with disabilities, older Americans, major religious groups, gays … Read More

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Election 2004: Is America Ready? – Testimony of Wade Henderson

Friday, April 9, 2004

Location: U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Good morning Chairperson Berry and Commissioners. Thank you very much for the opportunity to testify today on issues of election reform and voting technology that our nation faces as we approach the 2004 election. My name is Wade Henderson, and I am the Executive Director of the Leadership Conference … Read More

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Securing EEOC’S Continued Effectiveness – Testimony of Wade Henderson

Monday, September 8, 2003

Location: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Good afternoon. Thank you for the opportunity to testify today and offer comments on proposals before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) regarding its structure and organization. I am Wade Henderson, Executive Director of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), a diverse coalition of more than 180 national … Read More

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