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The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

The Nation's Premier Civil and Human Rights Coalition

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights  & The Leadership Conference Education Fund
The Nation's Premier Civil and Human Rights Coalition

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Links on this page will allow you to take action on The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights' legislative priorities. The Leadership Conference is a 501(c)(4) organization that engages in legislative advocacy.

Join the National Week of Action to restore the Voting Rights Act!

Together, June 20-25, allies around the country will come together to show how this decision unleashed a torrent of voter discrimination and electoral chaos nationwide. We will also demand that Congress take immediate action to restore the VRA.

>> Call members of Congress

Send a #JusticeReformNow postcard to Majority Leader McConnell

Why do you care about sentencing reform passing Congress? Upload your story and your photo to send a personalized message to Senator McConnell.

>> Send Senator McConnell the message today

America deserves better than obstuction to our judicial system

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, and Judiciary Committee Republicans are refusing to do their job and failing to fulfill their constitutional duty of considering a Supreme Court nominee.

>> Call Senators Today

#StopTheDebtTrap

On June 2, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released its long-anticipated rule on payday lending. Now you have the chance to react to this important rule and support increased scrutiny, regulation, and enforcement of payday lenders.

>> Submit your comments here

It's about the students

Now, as states focus on implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), we must ensure that the law is implemented to drive toward educational equity that includes all students, parents and communities in decision-making at every level.

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Want Some Help? A New Toolkit Just for You!

We are happy to share a new resource. The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights Grassroots Campaigns and Advocacy Toolkit can help develop the basic structure and strategies needed to plan and carry out an effective grassroots public education or advocacy campaign. This toolkit covers everything from developing strategy and fundraising, to event planning and grassroots advocacy.

>>Check out the toolkit here

Find Your Elected Officials

   
Quick Links to Official Government Web sites
www.whitehouse.gov www.senate.gov www.house.gov

>> View Previous Action Alerts


Grassroots Organizing Resources

Issue-Based Resources

Below are materials for a few of the issues we are currently organizing around. You can also visit the issues section of the website to learn about other civil rights issues.

D.C. Voting Rights

Media

Workers' Rights

Our Members