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Coalition For Public Safety Welcomes The NAACP

NAACP has joined forces with the Coalition for Public Safety to address the criminal justice crisis in the country.

NAACP Supported End Racial Profiling Act Introduced in Congress

Washington Bureau Issue Update

U.S. Senate confirms three new commissioners to NAACP supported election assistance commission after leaving crucial voter protection agency dormant for years.

NAACP Victory - Death In Custody Reporting Act Passes the U.S. Senate

DICA passes the Senate with bipartisan support.

NAACP Joins Civil Rights Coalition to Highlight Need for Executive Action on Immigration

NAACP joined with civil rights organizations to bring attention to the need for immigration reform.

White House Addresses Women and Girls of Color: Challenges and Expanding Opportunity

The White House Council on Women and Girls released a report entitled “Women and Girls of Color: Addressing Challenges and Expanding Opportunity."

NAACP Victory—Haitian Reunification Program To Be Established By the Dept. of Homeland Security

The US Department of Homeland Security has announced that beginning early next year, it will set up a Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program (FRPP).

NAACP Testifies Before Senate Committee, Addressing Payday/Short Term Lending Regulations

NAACP testified before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, urging the committee to consider the NAACP's list of recommendations.

NAACP Testifies Before Senate Committee Against Militarized Police in Our Communities

NAACP testifies before Senate committee against militarization of police.

President Obama Issues Fair Pay and Safe Workplace Executive Order, NAACP Response

President Obama signed an executive order for equal pay and safer workplaces.

NAACP to Testify Before Congress and Hold Rallies to Protect Voting Rights

On Wednesday, June 25th at 10 a.m., the NAACP Georgia State Conference President Dr. Francys Johnson will testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

NAACP Reaffirms Support of Voting Rights Amendment Act

Interim NAACP President Lorraine C. Miller joins a tri-caucus group reaffirming unified support for the Voting Rights Amendment Act (VRAA).

Taking A Stand for Voting Rights in 2014

Voting rights are under attack, the NAACP is standing up and taking action.

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