ADL Congressional Letters and Testimony and Letters and Comments sent to Federal Agencies

October 28, 2020
ADL Letter to the House of Representatives Regarding QAnon

October 13, 2020
ADL Comment Opposing Proposed DHS Regulation Greatly Expanding Collection and Use of Biometric Data Collection in the Immigration System

October 9, 2020
Letter to the United States Senate Judiciary Committee on Nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court

August 19, 2020
Letter to the United States House of Representatives and Senate Armed Services Committees regarding the National Defense Authorization Act

July 28, 2020
Stop Hate for Profit Campaign Letter Regarding Facebook to the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee

ADL Letter to Commission on Unalienable Rights Regarding LGBTQ Rights

July 20, 2020
ADL/JCPA Joint Jewish Communal Letter to the United States Senate Regarding Safe, Fair and Accessible Elections During COVID-19

July 15-16, 2020
2020 ADL Letter to DNC Platform Committee

2020 ADL Letter to RNC Platform Committee

July 15, 2020
ADL/HIAS Joint Comment Opposing DOJ and DHS Proposed Rules Altering Procedures for Asylum, Withholding of Removal, and Credible Fear and Reasonable Fear Review

April 23, 2020

ADL Comment Opposing DHS Interim Final Rule Suspending Introduction of Persons into United States From Designated Foreign Countries or Places (Mexico and Canada) for Public Health Purposes

March 1, 2020

ADL's Letter Submitted to Members of the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate regarding Fiscal Year 2021 Appropriations

February 27, 2020

ADL's Letter to House Committee on Oversight and Reform Regarding Full Committee Hearing on "The Administration's Religious Liberty Assault on LGBT Rights"

February 11, 2020

ADL Testimony for House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel Hearing “Alarming Incidents of White Supremacy in the Military — How to Stop It?”

January 29, 2020

ADL Testimony for House Oversight and Reform Committee Hearing “75 Years After the Holocaust: The Ongoing Battle Against Hate.”

January 21, 2020

ADL/HIAS Joint Comment Opposing USCIS and EOIR Proposed Rules Limiting Discretion of Immigration Adjudicators and Expanding Criminal Bars to Asylum

January 15, 2020

ADL testimony for House Homeland Security Committee Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism Hearing “Confronting the Rise in Anti-Semitic Domestic Terrorism.”

ADL testimony for House Committee on Financial Services, Subcommittee on National Security, International Development, and Monetary Policy Hearing “A Persistent and Evolving Threat: An Examination of the Financing of Domestic Terrorism and Extremism.”

January 8, 2020

ADL Testimony for United States Commission on International Religious Freedom Briefing “Global Efforts for Countering Anti-Semitism”

December 19, 2019

ADL comment opposing DHS interim final rule denying asylum to displaced people who passed through third countries en route to the U.S. and sending them to “safe third countries” under asylum cooperative agreements

ADL comments opposing HHS proposed rule removing existing anti-discrimination protections for LGBTQ persons and religious minorities.

December 4, 2019

ADL letter submitted to all Members of the House of Representatives to support the Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2019 (H.R. 4) enforcing the constitutional prohibition on racial discrimination in voting and protecting the fundamental right to vote for all Americans.

October 10, 2019

ADL comments submitted to the Department of Housing and Urban Development urging recall of Proposed Rule that would make proving housing disparate impact discrimination claims dramatically more difficult

September 24, 2019

ADL Letter to the House Judiciary Immigration and Citizenship Subcommittee and the Foreign Affairs Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Regarding the Trump Administration's Muslim Travel Ban

September 16, 2019

ADL comments submitted to the Department of Labor, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs against proposed expansion of religious exemptions in federal contracting

August 13, 2019

ADL comments submitted to the Department of Health and Human Services concerning proposed rollbacks for LGBTQ protections

August 7, 2019

ADL sign-on letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo regarding reports that the Administration is considering resettling zero refugees in the United States in FY2020

June 25, 2019

ADL Submits Testimony for House Committee on Education and Labor Hearing "Do No Harm: The Misapplication of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act"

April 22, 2019

ADL statement in support of Equality Act House Education and Labor Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Human Services

December 10, 2018

Public Charge Comment

September 13, 2018

DOL OFCCP coalition Sign On Letter against government-funded discrimination

September 7, 2018

ADL Submits Testimony to House Financial Services Subcommittee on Terrorism and Illicit Finance

June 27, 2018

Organizations Seek Revocation of AG Decision in Matter of AB

June 19, 2018

ADL Letter to the Senate Opposing Ronald Mortensen

June 15, 2018

ADL Statement on Questions Regarding the US Census

ADL Letter to the Senate Opposing Gordan Giampietro

ADL Letter to the Senate Opposing Matthew Kacsmaryk 

ADL Letter to the Senate Opposing Howard Nielson

ADL Letter to the Senate Opposing Mark Norris

May 11, 2018

ADL Statement to the United States Commission on Civil Rights

April 24, 2018 

ADL Letter of Opposition to Senate on Stuart Kyle Duncan

January 18, 2018 

ADL Letter to the Senate Opposing Thomas Farr

November 1, 2017 

ADL Faith Letter to Congress in Response to DACA 

October 2, 2017

ADL Senate Judiciary Committee statement on DACA and the DREAM Act 

June 20, 2017 

ADL Statement to Senate Judiciary Regarding Campus Free Speech 

May 2, 2017 

ADL Statement on Combating Religious Hate Crimes 

February 16, 2017 

ADL Statement Submitted to House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice hearings on "The State of Religious Liberty in America."

September 27, 2016

ADL to Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and the National Interest: Do Not Cut Funding for Refugee Resettlement 

October 28, 2015

ADL Testimony on Social Media and the Rise of Terrorism 

June 10, 2015

ADL Submits Testimony to House Committee on Homeland Security 

March 24, 2015

ADL Testimony on Global Anti-Semitism  

June 24, 2014

ADL Testimony on Voting Rights Amendment  

December 19, 2012

ADL Letter to Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on School to Prison Pipeline 

February 13, 2013

ADL’s Testimony on Immigration Reform for Senate Judiciary Committee


ADL Testimony on Civil Liberties Act of 1985