The Leadership Conference is working diligently to see that Tom Perez is confirmed as U.S. Secretary of Labor. Perez is an eminently qualified public servant and consensus builder who has dedicated his career to ensuring that all individuals are treated fairly and have the opportunity to succeed. He has served with integrity and distinction at the local, state and national level, compiling an outstanding record of achievement.
The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights' Legislative Advocacy Efforts
Letters to Congress
- Oppose Sessions Amendment #31 to S. 744 To Put Unnecessary Restrictions on Earned Income Tax Credit - 05/17/13
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Representatives of The Leadership Conference have spoken out on Capitol Hill on some of the nation's most pressing issues.
- “The Federal Role in America’s Infrastructure” United States House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee - House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee - February 28, 2013
- Hearing on Comprehensive Immigration Reform - Senate Judiciary Committee - February 13, 2013
- Statement of Wade Henderson, President & CEO, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights: Hearing on “Census: Planning Ahead For 2020” - Subcommittee On Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, And International Security - July 18, 2012
The Leadership Conference Voting Record, published annually, contains a sample of Senate and House votes from the current Congressional session. The included votes reflect positions taken by every senator and representative on the legislative priorities of The Leadership Conference and its coalition members.