LSC National News

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

Law.com 3/31/2017

March 31st, 2017|

Legal aid service fears Trump budget slashing

Chicago Tribune 3/29/2017

March 29th, 2017|

Why General Counsel Oppose Trump’s Legal Services Cuts

The National Law Journal 3/29/2017

March 29th, 2017|

Law deans and GCs join campaign to save Legal Services Corp. funding

ABA Journal 3/29/2017

March 29th, 2017|

Our democracy can’t afford to cut legal aid services from the budget

The Hill 3/29/2017

March 29th, 2017|

185 Corporate Counsel Urge Congress to Fund LSC

The National Law Journal 3/28/2017

March 28th, 2017|

General Counsel Join Fight to Save Legal Services Corp.

The Wall Street Journal 3/28/2017

March 28th, 2017|