Members of Congress represent YOU. We encourage you to contact them, repeatedly — whether in person, by phone, or through letters and petitions, you can let your representatives know where you stand on today’s important issues. It does make a difference!
Take These Actions Now:
TAKE THIS ACTION - Urge Your Senators to Condemn the Violence Against the Rohingya People
Ask your Senators to co-sponsor S.Res.250 – a resolution condemning horrific acts of violence against Burma’s Rohingya population and calling on Aung San Suu Kyi to play an active role in ending this humanitarian tragedy.
TAKE THIS ACTION - Tell Congress: We Need Special Envoys
Secretary of State Tillerson is planning to dismantle multiple Special Envoy offices in the State department. Don’t let him!
TAKE THIS ACTION - Help pass the Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act!
The Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act seeks to strengthen the U.S. government’s ability to prevent and respond to genocide and mass atrocities around the world by:
- Creating the Mass Atrocities Task Force
- Authorizing the Complex Crises Fund
- Training of Foreign Service Officers to recognize the early warnings of genocide and mass atrocities
- Requiring reporting by the State Department and Director of National Intelligence
Send a message to your Members of Congress asking them to co-sponsor the Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2017, S.1158.
The bill is in both the House and the Senate, so there are TWO actions you should take, one to urge passage through each chamber. This is how a bill becomes a law!
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