LSC National News

Proposed ’18 budget would cut LSC by 24%, increase funds for law enforcement and immigration court

ABA Journal 6/30/2017

June 30th, 2017|

Former U.S. AG: President Trump, please don’t cut legal services

Fox News 6/15/2017

June 15th, 2017|

Federal leaders need to know how costly it would be to cut legal aid

Boston Globe 6/14/2017

June 14th, 2017|

Six of the worst cuts in Trump’s budget

The Washington Post 5/26/2017

May 26th, 2017|

ABA president advocates a $450M budget for LSC in letter to Senate

ABA Journal 5/15/2017

May 15th, 2017|

President Signs FY 17 Omnibus Spending Bill Funding LSC at $385M

On May 6, President Trump signed the FY 2017 omnibus spending bill, which funds the federal government through September 30, 2017. The bill passed with bipartisan support in both chambers of Congress. The bill includes $385 million for the Legal Services Corporation (LSC), a non-profit corporation established by Congress in 1974, to provide funding and [...]

May 11th, 2017|

ABA president testifies to Congress in support of Legal Services Corp. funding

ABA Journal 5/3/2017

May 3rd, 2017|

State high court justices ask their senators to preserve funding for the Legal Services Corp.

ABA Journal 4/12/2017

April 12th, 2017|

Opinion: Legal Service Corp. Funding is Critical to Justice for All 3/31/2017

March 31st, 2017|

Legal aid service fears Trump budget slashing

Chicago Tribune 3/29/2017

March 29th, 2017|