People of Faith Support Racial Impact Statements in Maine Legislation
LD 2, An Act To Require the Inclusion of Racial Impact Statements in the Legislative Process, has been voted out of committee and will likely be voted on by the full legislature this week! Speak up now for the change you want to see in Maine!
In the Christian scriptures Jesus repeatedly calls on all to treat their neighbors as
themselves. In the Gospel of Matthew, he more specifically describes the
kingdom of heaven as a place where, “for I was hungry and you gave me food, I
was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you
welcomed me, I was naked and you gave me clothing, I was sick and you took care