Organizing in Arizona

Organizing in Arizona, Arizona Interfaith, Valley Interfaith Project, Justice for Immigrants, Joe Rubio

AZ Bishops and Business Leaders Lend Voice to Call for Immigration Reform

Wednesday, November 27, 2013
The Catholic Sun & ASU Morrison Institute for Public Policy

At a press conference convened by Valley Interfaith Project, Catholic Bishop Thomas Olmsted signed a letter to the Arizona congressional delegation for immigration reform, attesting that “the cost of inaction is too high.” Read more about AZ Bishops and Business Leaders Lend Voice to Call for Immigration Reform

Valley Interfaith Project

Social Justice, Justice for Immigrants, Organizing in Arizona, CIR, Senator McCain, Rep. Grijalva

150 Arizona Leaders Meet with McCain & Grijalva Re: Immigration

Thursday, August 29, 2013
Arizona Interfaith

Clergy and laity (including Catholic Bishop Gerald Kikanes and other denominational bishops) assembled for lengthy, frank and bipartisan conversation with Senator John McCain and US Representative Raul Grijalva about the strategy needed to pass immigration reform this fall. Both concluded...

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Arizona Institute For Public Life

Justice for Immigrants, Welcoming the Stranger, Joe Rubio, Arizona Interfaith, Organizing in Arizona

AZ Interfaith Meets with Sen. McCain, In Support of Immigration Reform

Monday, August 12, 2013
Arizona Republic

Taking full advantage of the August recess, Arizona Interfaith leaders met with Senator John McCain for frank conversation about the prospects for comprehensive immigration reform.  Judicatory leaders and key Arizona clergy discussed with the Senator how to broaden Congressional support for reform that includes a path to citizenship. Read more about AZ Interfaith Meets with Sen. McCain, In Support of Immigration Reform

Arizona Institute For Public Life

Medicaid Expansion, Universal Healthcare, Arizona Interfaith Network, Organizing in Arizona

800 Arizona Leaders Renew Call for Expanded Medicaid with Governor

Monday, May 6, 2013
Ahwatukee Foothills News

Meeting city, state, faith and education leaders on Thursday, [Republican] Sen. John McComish, of District 18, voiced his continued support for Gov. Read more about 800 Arizona Leaders Renew Call for Expanded Medicaid with Governor

Valley Interfaith Project

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VIP Restores $6 Million in Phoenix Budget for Youth & Children

Thursday, May 17, 2012
The Republic

Earlier this year, a faith-based political-action group began putting pressure on Phoenix officials to reinstate some services after noting there was no additional funding planned for after-school programs in the initial version of the city's budget proposal. Read more about VIP Restores $6 Million in Phoenix Budget for Youth & Children

Valley Interfaith Project