Testimony

Census Funding – Testimony of Karen K. Narasaki

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

On April 24, 2007 Karen K. Narasaki, President and CEO of the Asian American Justice Center, testified on on behalf of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights regarding FY ’08 Census Bureau funding before the House Subcommittee on Information Policy, Census, and National Archives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Introductory Statement In 1990, the … Read More

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Oversight of the Civil Rights Division – Testimony of Wade Henderson

Thursday, March 22, 2007

Location: House Judiciary Committee Good Morning. My name is Wade Henderson and I’m the President and CEO of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights. The Leadership Conference is the nation’s premier civil and human rights coalition, and has coordinated the national legislative campaigns on behalf of every major civil rights law since 1957, including the … Read More

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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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