A Brief Report from Interfaith Advocacy Day 2014

“Dismantling the Culture of Violence”

Some of our highlights include:

  • Over 300 people in attendance
  • 45 of 49 legislative districts present
  • 135 legislative meetings held with our elected officials and/or staff
  • Over 70 faith communities represented
  • Speaker of the House, Frank Chopp, spoke to an over flow crowd in the sanctuary at United Churches
  • In the afternoon advocates heard from Rep. Mary Helen Roberts and Sandy Mullins (Governors Senior Policy Advisor for Public Safety and Government Operations), and Claire Lane (Lobbyist for Northwest Harvest) on our food and hunger budget asks’

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