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DHS Names Public Advocate - Immigration Issues - About.com
The Homeland Security Department named Andrew Lorenzen-Strait to be its new public advocate.
http://immigration.about.com/od/immigrationlawandpolicy/a/Dhs-Names-Public-Advocate.htm
Top 10 Conservative Advocacy Groups - Conservative Politics
Public advocacy is perhaps the best way to impact government. The lobbyist organizations listed here offer a variety of ways for average Americans to get ...
http://usconservatives.about.com/od/gettinginvolved/tp/TopAdvocacyGroups.htm
Transit Advocacy Groups: How to Make a Difference - Public Transport
Two ways to get involved are attending meetings of public transit advocacy groups and public hearings about proposed transit projects put on by the regional ...
http://publictransport.about.com/od/Transit_As_Life/a/Transit-Advocacy-Groups-How-To-Make-A-Difference.htm
Islam - Advocacy - About.com Islam
Relief agencies, activist and lobby organizations working on behalf of Muslims worldwide.
http://islam.about.com/od/activism/
Health Care Lobbying - Assisted Living - About.com
Mar 7, 2014 ... Advocacy by an individual or group is done to influence public-policy and resource allocation within political, economic, and social systems and ...
http://assistedliving.about.com/od/navigatingregulations/a/advocacybasics.htm
Advocacy Mistakes - These Advocacy Mistakes Cause Problems
Learn about common advocacy mistakes that can ruin your credibility and may cause ... Special Education Programs for Learning Disabilities in Public Schools  ...
http://learningdisabilities.about.com/od/publicschoolprograms/qt/advocacydonts.htm
Successful Special Education Advocacy Requires Research
Jun 9, 2014 ... Disability Advocacy in public schools means supporting a student with a disability by helping them get the supports and services they need ...
http://learningdisabilities.about.com/od/resourcesresearch/a/advocacytoknow_3.htm
Advocacy Sites for Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS - Top Advocacy Sites ...
Jan 1, 2012 ... Learn about the top advocacy sites for fibromyalgia and CFS ... helps fund research and physician education, works to raise public awareness, ...
http://chronicfatigue.about.com/od/keeplearning/tp/top10advocacygroups.htm
US State Advocacy Programs - Bipolar Disorder - About.com
Advocacy is the work of organizations or individuals to protect the legal, civil, and human rights of people with disabilities such as bipolar disorder (manic ...
http://bipolar.about.com/od/usstateprograms/
Public Interest Law Career Skills and Characteristics - Legal Careers
Public interest law professionals also fight for the underdog: they seek to enact policy change, advocate for civil liberties and fight for environmental protection, ...
http://legalcareers.about.com/od/practiceenvironments/a/Public-Interest-Law.htm
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