141 Diverse Groups Support Swift Action to Restore Strong, Comprehensive Whistleblower Rights An Open Letter to Members of Congress August 17, 2012 The undersigned organizations and businesses write to urge completion of the landmark, decades-long legislative effort to restore credible whistleblower rights for federal employees. We support legislation providing genuine protection for public […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
June 10, 2012 Ms. Mary Ellen Keating Senior Vice PresidentCorporate Communications & Public AffairsBarnes & Noble, Inc.New York, NY Ms. Keating: Like many people across the globe, I've read about the recent controversy at one of your stores in Scottsdale, Arizona . As I understand the situation, a woman took issue with an American citizen […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
March 20, 2012 RE: Coalition Opposes Any Efforts to Force Compliance with Real ID Dear Representatives We the undersigned organizations write today to express our opposition to any effort by Congress or the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to force states to comply with the Real ID Act of 2005. Real ID was passed as […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Dear Member of the House of Representatives We the undersigned representing millions of concerned citizens, are writing to ask you to support HR2769, The Parental Consent Act of 2011. This bill, recently re-introduced by Congressman Ron Paul forbids federal funds from being used for any universal or mandatory mental-health screening of students without the express, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Wow, getting cancer and then getting saved from said cancer is privilege? How can you even look in the mirror after allowing this minimizing, taunting, childish and mean screed to get published on your watch. The unbelievable disrespect and OUTRIGHT mockery shown to male cancer survivors and their families is simply inexcusable and you cannot […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
July 27, 2011 Chairman Lamar SmithU.S. House Judiciary Committee2138 Rayburn House Office BuildingWashington, DC 20515 Ranking Member John ConyersU.S. House Judiciary Committee2138 Rayburn House Office BuildingWashington, DC 20515 Re: Sign on Letter in Opposition to Section 4 of H.R. 1981 Dear Chairman Smith and Ranking Member Conyers: The undersigned groups write today to express our […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Related Press Release: http://jameslandrith.com/content/view/3811/40/ July 12, 2011 U.S. SenateWashington, DC 20510 U.S. House of RepresentativesWashington, DC 20515 Dear Members of Congress: We write to request that you vote against the White House proposal to extend the term of FBI Director Robert S. Mueller, III. The Senate Judiciary Committee has approved legislation to implement the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
June 29, 2011 United States Senate Washington, DC 20510 U.S. House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 Re: Oppose E-Verify and any Mandatory Provision Expanding the System Dear Senator/Representative: We write today to express in the strongest possible terms our opposition to H.R. 2164, the “Legal Workforce Act”. H.R. 2164 would mandate the use of the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
June 24, 2011 The Honorable Darrell Issa U.S. House of Representatives House Oversight and Government Reform Committee 2157 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 The Honorable Elijah Cummings U.S. House of Representatives House Oversight and Government Reform Committee B350A Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 Dear Chairman Issa and Ranking Member […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
May 13, 2011 Dear FBI Director Robert Mueller and Attorney General Eric Holder, I was shocked to learn that the FBI uses an archaic definition of rape (“The carnal knowledge of a female forcibly and against her will”) to gather statistics for the Uniform Crime Report. This definition, drafted more than 80 years ago, is problematic […]Continue Reading... No Comments.