MCC Board Decries LePage’s Pronouncement to Keep Syrian Refugees Out of Maine
At its November 20 meeting, the Board of Directors of the Maine Council of Churches voted to publicly denounce Gov. LePage’s statement about Syrian refugees coming to Maine. The Board sent the following letter to the governor and released it to the press:
MCC Board letter to Governor LePage
If you or your congregation would like to send a similar letter to Governor LePage, click the link below for a downloadable sample letter. It also includes instructions about how to submit your letter to the Governor online.
Sample Letter to Gov LePage on Syrian refugees
From the Portland Press Herald: Maine churches criticize LePage for not welcoming Syrian refugees