Policy Letters

Policy Letters

Maintaining U.S. Domestic Programs in the Aftermath of the September 11 Attacks–House Version

Thursday, October 11, 2001

Recipient: Public October 4, 2001 Re: Maintaining U.S. Domestic Programs in the Aftermath of the September 11th Attacks Dear Representative: On behalf of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), we are writing on a matter of utmost importance to all Americans concerned with maintaining crucial domestic programs at this time of international crisis. Specifically, … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter

Oppose the “Charitable Choice” Provisions of Watts-Hall “Community Solutions Act” (HR 7)

Tuesday, July 17, 2001

Recipient: Rep July 17, 2001 Dear Representative: On behalf of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), we are writing to you today to express our deep concern about several anti-civil rights provisions contained in HR 7, the “Community Solutions Act of 2001.” LCCR is the nation’s oldest, largest and most diverse civil rights coalition, … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter

LCCR letter to the House Regarding ENDA

Tuesday, July 17, 2001

Recipient: U.S. House of Representatives Dear Representative: On behalf of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), the nation’s oldest and largest civil rights coalition representing people of color, women, children, older Americans, people with disabilities, gays and lesbians, major religious organizations, labor unions, and civil and human rights groups, we urge you to support … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter

Letter to the President of the University of Dayton re: Online Admissions Policy

Tuesday, April 3, 2001

Recipient: Raymond L. Fitz, President, University of Dayton April 3, 2001 Raymond L. Fitz President University of Dayton Office of the President 300 College Park Dayton, OH 45469-1624 Dear President Fitz: On behalf of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), the nation’s oldest, largest, and most diverse civil and human rights coalition, I write … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter

LCCR Letter to President Clinton on the Administration’s National Test Proposal

Thursday, September 4, 1997

Recipient: The undersigned members of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights write to urge you to adopt several important changes in your plan for voluntary national tests in reading and mathematics. If these changes are made, it would enable many of our member organizations to support implementation of the national test proposal. At the outset … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter

Comments Submitted to Department of Housing and Urban Development Regarding Doct No. FR-4160-P-01

Monday, March 17, 1997

Recipient: Public This letter is written on behalf of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), the nations oldest, largest and most diverse civil and human rights coalition, consisting of over 180 national organizations representing persons of color, women, labor unions, persons with disabilities, older Americans, major religious groups, gays and lesbians, and civil liberties … Read More

Categories: Advocacy Letter