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Jun 10, 2019, 13:00 ET Press Call with Chair Catherine E. Lhamon & Commissioner David Kladney

WHAT: The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will release Collateral Consequences: The Crossroads of Punishment, Redemption and the Effects on...


May 08, 2019, 11:15 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Briefing: "Federal Me Too: Examining Sexual Harassment in Government Workplaces"

WHAT: The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will hold a public briefing to examine the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's (EEOC) enforcement...


May 02, 2019, 13:00 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Briefing: "Federal Me Too: Examining Sexual Harassment in Government Workplaces"

WHAT: The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will hold a public briefing to examine the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's (EEOC) enforcement...


Apr 04, 2019, 10:00 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Comment Session

WHAT: The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Comisión Nacional de Derechos Civiles) will hold a public comment session on the condition of immigration...


Feb 13, 2019, 13:30 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Briefing: "Women in Prison: Seeking Justice Behind Bars"

WHAT: The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will hold a public briefing to evaluate the civil rights of women in prison, including deprivations of...


Dec 18, 2018, 16:48 ET Press Call with Chair Catherine E. Lhamon & Commissioner Karen K. Narasaki

WHAT: On December 20, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will release Broken Promises: Continuing Federal Funding Shortfall for Native Americans....


Dec 10, 2018, 12:50 ET The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Issues Statements and Letters Regarding Important Civil Rights Issues

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, by majority vote, adopted several key civil rights positions: Urging the 116th Congress to prioritize civil...


Nov 13, 2018, 11:07 ET Press Call with Chair Catherine E. Lhamon and Commissioner David Kladney

WHAT: On November 15, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will hold a press call on the release of "Police Use of Force: An Examination of Modern...


Oct 31, 2018, 17:08 ET Detailed Information: U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Briefing "Are Rights a Reality? Evaluating Federal Civil Rights Enforcement"

WHAT: On Friday, November 2, in Washington, DC, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will hold a public briefing to evaluate federal civil rights...


Oct 25, 2018, 11:09 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Briefing "Are Rights a Reality? Evaluating Federal Civil Rights Enforcement"

WHAT: On November 2, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will hold a public briefing to evaluate federal civil rights enforcement. Broadly, the...


Sep 12, 2018, 10:55 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Releases Report: An Assessment of Minority Voting Rights Access in the United States

Today, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights released its report, An Assessment of Minority Voting Rights Access in the United States. Based on...


Sep 05, 2018, 15:47 ET Telephonic Press Call with Chair Catherine E. Lhamon and Commissioner Debo P. Adegbile

WHAT: On September 12, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will release An Assessment of Minority Voting Rights Access in the United States. The...


Jun 18, 2018, 11:54 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Issues Letter to the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security Denouncing Separation of Immigrant Families

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, by majority vote, has issued a letter to Attorney General Sessions and Secretary Nielsen urging the Departments...


May 03, 2018, 09:00 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Briefing: "In the Name of Hate: Examining the Federal Government's Role in Responding to Hate Crimes"

Our nation witnesses persistently high rates of hate crimes and bias-related incidents. The Commission will hold a public briefing to examine best...


Mar 16, 2018, 02:12 ET The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Issues Statements Regarding Important Civil Rights Issues

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights issued four statements today: Highlighting the need for the Department of Justice to reopen the Office for Access ...


Jan 29, 2018, 04:40 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Briefing: An Assessment of Minority Voting Rights Access in the United States

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights announces a public briefing on minority voting rights access on Friday, February 2, in Raleigh, North Carolina....


Jan 18, 2018, 10:19 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Public Briefing: An Assessment of Minority Voting Rights Access in the United States

Continuing our legacy of influence on voting rights, the Commission will hold a public briefing in Raleigh, NC, as part of its ongoing assessment of...


Jan 10, 2018, 01:07 ET Telephonic Press Call with Chair Catherine E. Lhamon and Commissioner Karen K. Narasaki

Tomorrow, January 11, at 1:00 pm EST, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will release Public Education Funding Inequity in an Era of Increasing...


Nov 29, 2017, 08:12 ET U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Releases Report: "Working for Inclusion: Time for Congress to Enact Federal Legislation to Address Workplace Discrimination against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Americans"

Today, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights released "Working for Inclusion: Time for Congress to Enact Federal Legislation to Address Workplace...


Nov 28, 2017, 12:44 ET Telephonic Press Call with Chair Catherine E. Lhamon

Tomorrow, November 29, at 1:00 pm EST, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will release Working for Inclusion: Time for Congress to Enact Federal...


Sep 21, 2017, 09:29 ET The United States Commission on Civil Rights Releases its Report: Targeted Fines and Fees against Low-Income People of Color: Civil Rights and Constitutional Implications

Today, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights released its report, Targeted Fines and Fees against Low-Income People of Color: Civil Rights and...


Sep 20, 2017, 10:30 ET Telephonic Press Call with Chair Catherine E. Lhamon and Vice Chair Patricia Timmons-Goodson: Thursday, September 21, 2017, 10:00 am EST

On September 21, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will release its annual enforcement report, "Targeted Fines and Fees against Low-Income People...


Sep 11, 2017, 10:05 ET The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Recognizes its 60th Anniversary and Issues Statements: Condemning Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program and Denouncing Pardon of Joe Arpaio

At its monthly meeting, a majority of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights approved two official statements. The statements relate to: Condemning the...


Sep 05, 2017, 13:24 ET August 2017 Activities, Briefings, and Reports: Advisory Committees of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights announces August 2017 activities of our Advisory Committees. Our Committees play an important role in civil...


Aug 18, 2017, 11:37 ET The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Issues Four Statements Regarding Important Civil Rights Issues

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights issued four official statements, which can be viewed under "Highlights" on the Commission's website. The...