Archived Individual Letters

Freedom of Faith and ConscienceRight of ConscienceTaxes

Johnson Amendment in the Final Tax Bill

A letter to congressional leaders from a coalition of organizations regarding the Johnson Amendment and the tax reform bill, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1).
FEMAFreedom of Faith and ConscienceRight of Conscience

FEMA Coalition Letter to President Trump

Coalition letter of religious and community leaders in support for S1823/H.R. 2405, the "Federal Disaster Assistance Nonprofit Fairness Act of 2017." This legislation would ensure fair and equal treatment for houses of worship damaged in natural disasters.
AbortionRight to Life

Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Coalition Letter

Letter to Representative Kevin McCarthy regarding the "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act" (H.R. 36).
Physician-Assisted Suicide

CMA Letter to Congress on DC Assisted Suicide

Christian Medical Association letter on behalf of our members opposing "The Death with Dignity Act of 2015." Supporting document is pending publication.
Freedom of Faith and Conscience

Letter to Governor Bruce Rauner

SB1564 is on Governor Bruce Rauner's desk, ask him to veto this bill which threatens healthcare access, drives compassionate healthcare professionals out of Illinois, will burden the already challenged state budget with civil rights litigation costs, cause damage to the doctor-patient relationship and threatens a protection guaranteed by the Constitution.
Freedom of Faith and ConscienceReligious Freedom

Coalition Letter: Values Provisions To Consider For The FY2017 Appropriations Bills

We, the undersigned representing millions of Americans, strongly support the inclusion of new provisions, which promote values issues in the upcoming Appropriations bills for FY2017. While it is essential to protect provisions in current law that positively affect policy on matters of life, family, religious liberty, and other values issues, merely keeping the status quo is not sufficient in a culture, and under an Administration, that regularly attacks the values of the people we represent.
Freedom of Faith and ConscienceReligious Freedom

Joint Letter on Nondiscrimination in Health Programs and Activities

On behalf of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, National Association of Evangelicals, Christian Medical Association, Institutional Religious Freedom Alliance, Christian Legal Society, World Vision (US), Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, Liberty Institute, Family Research Council, and the National Catholic Bioethics Center, we respectfully submit the following comments on the proposed OCR regulations on nondiscrimination in health programs and activities.
Freedom of Faith and ConscienceMarriageReligious Freedom

Coalition Letter on FADA Vote

We, the undersigned, representing hundreds of thousands of Americans, want to thank you for your commitment to securing religious freedom protections in the aftermath of the Supreme Court’s Obergefell decision redefining marriage across the country.
Freedom of Faith and ConscienceReligious Freedom

Health Care Conscience Rights Act

Letter to Congress regarding HR 940, urgent need for the "Abortion Non-Discrimination" provisions of HR 940 insuring that government agencies receiving federal health funds cannot force those involved in the provision of heath care to be complicit in the taking of human life, or discriminate against them because of their convictions.
Freedom of Faith and ConscienceMarriageReligious Freedom

Letter to Senators – Marriage and Religious Freedom Act and the Child Welfare Act

Coalition letter to Senators Enzi and Lee recognizing the Marriage and Religious Freedom Act and the Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act.