News & Updates

It’s a Simple Idea: Every Child Deserves a Family

June Newsletter | June 29, 2015
News

Bend the Arc and its partners are working to pass legislation to help the more than 400,000 children in foster care who are waiting to find a family by ending discrimination against prospective LGBTQ parents.

Bend the Arc Writes Congress in Support of the the Voting Rights Advancement Act

June 24, 2015
Update

Upon the introduction today of the Voting Rights Advancement Act (VRAA) in both the House and the Senate, Bend the Arc wrote members of Congress in support of this crucial legislation.

Bend the Arc Expands the Definition of Jewish Political Action

May Newsletter | May 26, 2015
News

Bend the Arc launches the first ever Jewish PAC dedicated solely to progressive domestic issues.

Bend the Arc Supports Every Child Deserves a Family Act Upon Bill Reintroduction

May 19, 2015

Upon the bipartisan, bicameral reintroduction of the Every Child Deserves a Family Act (ECDF), Bend the Arc wrote members of the House and Senate in support of the legislation.

Bend the Arc and Colleagues Call on President Obama to End Family Detention

May 11, 2015
Update

Today, Bend the Arc joined 188 immigrants' rights, faith-based, civil rights, human rights, survivors’ rights, and criminal justice reform organizations in urging President Obama to end the practice of family detention.

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