May 8, 2017
USCIRF held a public event to discuss the 2017 Annual Report, including the newly launched Religious Prisoners of Conscience Project. Tom Gallagher of Religion News Service moderated the panel. Panelists included: Chair Thomas J. Reese, Vice Chairman Daniel Mark, Commissioner Kristina Arriaga, Commissioner Sandra Jolley, Commissioner Clifford D. May, Commissioner John Ruskay, and Commissioner Jackie Wolcott.
Media coverage of event
Religious Freedom Group Notes 'Grave Concerns' About Russia (Voice of America - May 18, 2017)
US Commission urges Trump administration to prioritise international religious freedom (World Watch Monitor - May 18, 2017)