Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 16, 2001 Contact: Lawrence J. Goodrich, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom has nominated Burma, China, Iran, Iraq, Laos, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), Saudi Arabia,... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 23, 2001 Contact: Eileen A. Sullivan, Deputy Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 26 The U.S. Commission has written to Secretary of State Colin L. Powell asking him to "raise prominently the protection of religious freedom in China... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 13, 2001 Contact: Lawrence J. Goodrich, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom today issued the following statement: "The Commission is deeply disappointed by today's... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2001 Contact: Lawrence J. Goodrich, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 Leila Nadya Sadat of St. Louis, Mo., and Felice Gaer of Paramus, N.J., have been appointed by House Minority Leader Richard Gephardt to the U.S. Commission on... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 11, 2001 Contact: Lawrence J. Goodrich, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 Firuz Kazemzadeh, Ph.D., of Alta Loma, California, and the Rev. Charles R. Stith of Boston, Massachusetts, have been appointed by Senate Majority Leader Thomas... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2001 Contact: Lawrence J. Goodrich, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WHAT: The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom will testify before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on its 2001 Annual Report. Commissioners Nina... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 23, 2001 Contact: Lawrence J. Goodrich, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 Michael K. Young, Dean of the George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C., has been reappointed to the Commission on International Religious Freedom... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 30, 2001 Contact: Lawrence J. Goodrich, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom today released the text of a May 14 letter to Secretary of State Colin L. Powell asking him to raise... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 22, 2001 Contact: Lawrence J. Goodrich, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WHAT: The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom will testify before the House International Relations Committee on its 2001 Annual Report. Former... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2001 Contact: Lawrence J. Goodrich, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 Nina Shea, Director of the Center for Religious Freedom of Freedom House in Washington, D.C., has been reappointed to the Commission on International Religious... Read More

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