Legislation

Breaking bread for more organic school lunches in New Mexico

On Oct. 11, a number of New Mexico state senators enjoyed a harvest meal made with produce grown by farmers from AFSC’s training program. David Henkel of Santa Fe, N.M., who serves as recording clerk of AFSC’s Board of Directors, shared this account of the dinner.

Legislative Advocacy Day

Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - 8:30am - 2:00pm

The United Church of Christ New Hampshire Conference invites members of New Hampshire faith communities to join them for a Day of Advocacy at the legislature.  The program will begin with worship, orientiation, and training (led by AFSC's Arnie Alpert), followed by a visit to the State House.  Issues include the state budget, death penalty, taxes, predatory lending, workers' rights, and more.  Bring a bag lunch or plan to purchase your lunch at the State House.   "We must continue to soften 'pharaoh's' hard heart."

UCC Day of Advocacy, March 10, 2011

information on March 10, 2011 "UCC Day of Advocacy"

Tips for Testifying at Legislative Hearings 2011

A quick guide to communication with legislative committees at the New Hampshire State House.

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