New Faith Initiative to Target Low Income Voters

June 15, 2004

Source: NCC News Service

On June 15, 2004 NCC News Service reported, "A new alliance, 'Let Justice Roll: Faith and Community Voices Against Poverty,' was launched today (June 15) with a national audio news conference, and its first initiative was announced - events in 15 cities to challenge voters, public officials, delegates to the Party Conventions and this year’s candidates for public office, especially the presidential candidates, to make ending poverty a top priority... The Council and the Center for Community Change are co-sponsoring 'Let Justice Roll' with other national, state and local partner organizations. This new non-partisan alliance also will work to educate, register, mobilize protect voters, especially low-income voters."