Legislative Updates

A resolution in the House encouraging negotiation of an incidents-at-sea agreement with Iran continues to gain co-sponsors on both sides of the aisle. Read more about the resolution, then view the list of current co-sponsors. If your representative is not already a co-sponsor of H. Con. Res. 94, encourage him/her to do so. In addition,…

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The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on the American Clean Energy and Security Act, H.R. 2454, as early as tomorrow. The bill, as written, is far from perfect, but is an important first step toward addressing climate change. MCC is supporting the bill but asking representatives to strengthen many provisions – particularly…

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On February 10, MCC U.S. Executive Director Rolando Santiago joined 66 other leaders of national organizations to sign a letter urging the Obama Administration to review U.S. policy on landmines and cluster bombs.  Here is an excerpt from the letter: Your election stirred great excitement in this country and abroad in large part because of…

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