February 11, 2014
Dear Member of Congress:
We write to ask you to express your support for a Constitutional amendment to reduce the role of money in elections and to enhance the integrity of the electoral system.
These House Joint Resolutions propose Constitutional amendments to clarify that Congress has the authority to legislate regarding election-related contributions, to restrict certain rights of corporations and associations with respect to elections, and to make other potentially effective changes to reverse the damage of the 2010 Citizens United and Speech Now decisions.
Franciscan Action Network was a lead organizer in the Fast4Families tent that was set up in the shadow of the Capitol last fall. Now we reaffirm our support with this new campaign.
Our friends at Sisters of Mercy of the Americas are highlighting the moral issue of human trafficking this month.
FAN is happy to announce the formation of the Interfaith Ocean Ethics Campaign (IOEC), a collaborative effort informed by different faith traditions, scriptures, and science.
It’s vital that faith communities work together to address climate change. FAN offers this Preach-In Kit for Valentine's Day weekend discussions and sermons.
Read the letter FAN friend, Tom Weiss sent to the White House on behalf of embattled Texas landowners requesting a face-to-face meeting with the president. The request has so far been ignored.
The climate team held a successful climate change webinar Thursday, January 9th. Attached are the resources and the PowerPoint presentation.