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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
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
Transit Advocates and Transit Professionals - Public Transport
A transit advocate is any person or group that lobbies for better public transit. I divide transit advocates into two groups: private citizens and elected officials.
http://publictransport.about.com/od/Transit_As_Life/a/Transit-Advocates-And-Transit-Professionals.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
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
Religious Freedom Watchdog Groups - Paganism & Wicca - About ...
Wondering about some of the religious freedom advocacy groups that keep an ... but also legislators, about what is appropriate within the boundaries of public ...
http://paganwiccan.about.com/od/yourlegalrights/ss/Religious-Freedom-Watchdog-Groups_2.htm
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
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
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