Comment by March 16 on new HUD Fair Housing rule
We apologize, but the action alert you are attempting to access is no longer active. Comments to HUD will close on March 16, and ELCA Advocacy is currently processing letters to send to the department.
If you would like to submit a comment before end of day March 16, send comments to via the HUD portal at https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/01/14/2020-00234/affirmatively-furthering-fair-housing
Consider taking action on other issues.
Support Efforts to Prevent Child and Maternal Deaths
A bipartisan group of senators has introduced legislation to reduce the number of child and maternal deaths globally.
Ask your senator to support the Dream Act
Lutherans have long supported young people who came to the U.S. before the age of 16, known as "Dreamers," as we believe in protecting the dignity of every human being, especially that of our children.
Urge Congress to enhance global health security
Since a bipartisan group of U.S. representatives introduced the Global Health Security Act of 2019 (H.R. 2166), legislation that will revitalize U.S. government commitment to advancing global health security, the need for its passage has only increased.
Safe from the Start Act mitigates risks for women and girls
Gender-based violence increases during conflict and humanitarian crises. Support bill that seeks to mitigate risks for women and girls.
Take action on disaster aid for Puerto Rico
Congress is expected to take up an emergency aid package for Puerto Rico in the wake of ongoing earthquakes and aftershock damages to the island.
Support the NO BAN Act
New travel restrictions placed on additional countries as introduced on Jan. 31 by the Trump administration compel us to speak out.
Peace Not Walls - March
Tell Congress: Strongly support U.S. humanitarian assistance to Gaza and the West Bank and to UNRWA
Augusta Victoria Hospital Update
Members of Congress, especially U.S. senators, must be asked to release the allocated funds for AVH and the other hospital in Jerusalem on a humanitarian basis in order to save lives