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Helpful Advocacy Resource for Upcoming Elections
The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns 2020 U.S. Election Briefs: Faithful Voting and Global Concerns
Now we need your help to ensure that more countries can access this and other IMF processes that deliver aid, cancel debt and help our world mitigate the economic and health impacts of the coronavirus. Our petition calls for debt payments to stop while countries battle the coronavirus and its economic impacts.
H.R. 2200 is an important step the United States can take to demonstrate our nation’s continued efforts to eradicate human trafficking and assist human trafficking victims. H.R. 2200 ensures critical funding for both domestic and international anti-trafficking programs. Reauthorizing TVPA helps ensure that victims are able to continue to access programs and services that recognize the importance of dignified care.
H.R. 4760 does not include a pathway to citizenship for the limited number of DACA recipients eligible for protection and fails to adequately address family separation and will lead to increases in child and family detention. H.R. 4760 heightens the asylum “credible fear” standard and will undermine existing and critical protections for unaccompanied children.
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