Nov 17, 2011
TLHRC Co-Chairs and Executive Committee Member, Rep. Pitts, urge Ambassador Locke to visit Tibet amidst recent wave of self-immolations of Tibetan Buddhist monks and nuns who protest abuses.
Nov 15, 2011
Co-Chairs Frank Wolf and Jim McGovern join the International Parliamentarians' Coalition for North Korean Refugees and Human Rights to demand that the North Korean government end grave rights abuses against its own people. The Co-Chairs also support calls to create a UN Commission of Inquiry to investigate North Korea.
Oct 17, 2011
Co-Chairs Jim McGovern (D-MA) and Frank Wolf (R-VA) strongly condemn the Syrian government for continuing to perpetrate serious human rights violations against peaceful protesters.
Sep 27, 2011
TLHRC Co-Chairs Frank Wolf (R-VA) and Jim McGovern (D-MA) cite universal human rights to freedom of religion and conscience as they call for the immediate and unconditional release of Youcef Nadarkhani by Iranian authorities.
Aug 12, 2011
Co-Chairs Jim McGovern and Frank Wolf urge Secretary Clinton to take all possible steps to support and provide humanitarian aid assistance to families in these insecure areas.
Aug 5, 2011
Co-Chairs Jim McGovern (D-MA) and Frank Wolf (R-VA) support the call by the United Nations’ Working Group that Chinese authorities release the Nobel Peace Prize Laureate from illegal detention.
Aug 4, 2011
TLHRC Co-Chairs James P. McGovern (D-MA) and Frank R. Wolf (R-VA) strongly endorse President Obama’s initiative to prevent mass atrocities and prohibit human rights violators from entering the U.S.
May 3, 2011
TLHRC Co-Chairs Frank R. Wolf (R-VA) and James P. McGovern (D-MA) join organizations around the world to commemorate World Press Freedom Day and urge strong global support for media freedom.
Apr 27, 2011
TLHRC Co-Chairmen Frank R. Wolf (R-VA) and James P. McGovern (D-MA) send a letter to Secretary Clinton and Secretary Geithner urging them to raise human rights in the annual Strategic and Economic Dialogue with China.
Apr 11, 2011
TLHRC Co-Chairs Frank R. Wolf (R-VA) and James P. McGovern (D-MA) send a letter to Secretary Clinton calling for the U.S. to support the creation of an independent and impartial human rights monitoring body in Western Sahara.