Press Release Archives

2011 Releases

December
14 LSC Appoints Communications Manager
November
21 Congress Votes for $348 Million in LSC Funding
17 Statement by John G. Levi, Chairman, Board of Directors, November 17, 2011
15 House-Senate Agreement Cuts LSC Funding
14 LSC Board Chairman Announces Five New Members of Pro Bono Task Force
10 Veterans Day, 2011: Message from John G. Levi, Chairman, Board of Directors
4 LSC Awards Disaster Grant to Program in Vermont
4 LSC Awards $3.6 Million in 2011 Technology Grants
October
27 White House Honors Four Legal Aid Attorneys as Champions of Change
27 Live Web Streaming for Champions of Change Event
27 Illinois Attorney General, Federal Judges Among Speakers at LSC Board Meeting
27 Judge Diane P. Wood to Speak at LSC Pro Bono Reception
7 AVISO A LOS MEDIOS: Comités LSC para cumplir con 13 de septiembre y 16
September
27 LSC Solicits Public Comment on Report of Fiscal Oversight Task Force
27 LSC Seeks Comments on Data for Distributing Grants
27 LSC Board Chairman Announces Members of Pro Bono Task Force
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Finance Committee to Meet August 1
27 LSC Annual Report Highlights Importance of Access to Justice
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet July 20-21
27 House Proposal Would Cut Civil Legal Aid by $104 Million
27 LSC Programs Gear Up to Help Flood Victims
27 Legal Aid Programs Mobilize to Help Storm Victims in South
27 Law Day 2011, Statement of John G. Levi, Chairman, Board of Directors, Legal Services Corporation
27 Fiscal Year 2011 Bill Would Cut Legal Aid by $15.8 Million
27 LSC Requests Funding Increase for Fiscal Year 2012
27 LSC Board Chairman to Receive Civic Leadership Award
27 New Website Helping Veterans With Legal Problems
27 I-CAN! E-File Hits New High in Tax Refunds to Low-Income Americans
27 House Cuts $70 Million in LSC Funding
27 White House, Legal Services Corporation Send Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Requests to Congress
27 Proposed $75 Million Budget Cut Would Devastate Legal Aid to Poor
27 Statement on Proposed Budget Cut By John G. Levi, LSC Board Chairman, And Frank B. Strickland, Immediate Past Chairman
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet January 28-29
27 Statement by Chairman Levi on the Passing of Sargent Shriver
27 LSC Board Announces New President
27 LSC Awards New Round of Technology Grants for 2010
27 LSC Launches Initiatives to Help Veterans and Military Families
27 LSC Chairman Announces Two New Members to Fiscal Task Force
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: Kentucky Supreme Court Justice to Address LSC Board
27 Statement of John G. Levi, Chairman, LSC Board of Directors, on National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, October 2010
27 Senate Confirms Four Nominees to LSC's Board of Directors
27 LSC Chairman Announces Members of Fiscal Oversight Task Force
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet September 21
27 Statement by John G. Levi, Chairman, Board of Directors, On New Federal Poverty Data
27 LSC Board Announces New Committee Chairmen
27 Annual Report Highlights 35th Anniversary of LSC's Founding
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: Wisconsin Governor, Chief Justice to Address LSC Board
27 Senate Appropriations Committee Approves $430 Million for LSC
27 LSC Board Launches Fiscal Oversight Task Force
27 LSC Board Announces Selection of Search Firm
27 Senate Subcommittee Approves $10 Million Increase for LSC
27 LSC to Work With GAO on Improving Grants Management
27 House Subcommittee Approves $20 Million Increase for LSC
27 White House Announces Final Appointees to LSC Board
27 An Advocate for the Poor: Former LSC Board Member Edna Fairbanks-Williams
27 Law Day 2010: Statement of John G. Levi, Chairman, Board of Directors, Legal Services Corporation
27 LSC Seeking Executive Search Firm to Assist in Recruitment of New President
27 LSC Board Chairman Urges House Subcommittee to Authorize Higher Funding Level for LSC
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet April 16-17
27 LSC Board Elects Chairman, Vice Chair
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet April 7
27 Senate Confirms Six Nominees to LSC's Board of Directors
27 Senate HELP Committee Approves Three LSC Board Nominees
27 I-CAN! E-File Returns Millions to Low-Income Americans
27 LSC, NYU Law Announce Helaine Barnett Summer Fellow
27 Attorney General Holder Speaks at LSC Black History Month Observance
27 Requests for Help With Foreclosures, Unemployment on the Rise
27 Online Self-Help System Gets Upgrade, New Name
27 LSC Sends Fiscal Year 2011 Budget Request to Congress
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet January 29-30
27 Legal Services Corporation Board Names Interim President
27 Senate Sends LSC Funding Increase to President for Signature
27 Congressional Negotiators Back 8% Funding Increase for LSC
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet Today
27 Appeals Court Upholds Funding Restrictions
27 LSC Awards Technology Grants for 2009 to Help Veterans and Military Families
27 Senate Approves $400 Million in Funding for LSC
27 Funds Decline for New Jersey Programs As Requests for Legal Services Rise
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet October 30-31
27 LSC Releases Updated Report on the Justice Gap in America
27 LSC Board Elects Michael McKay as Vice Chairman
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board and Finance Committee to Meet September 21
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet September 8
27 LSC on the Passing of Senator Edward M. Kennedy
27 LSC Awards Grant in Wyoming
27 ABA Commission to Honor LSC President
27 Milestone for LSC: 35 Years Championing Equal Access to Justice
27 LSC Board to Meet July 24-25
27 LSC Annual Report Highlights Critical Services to Clients
27 Senate Bill Would Provide $400 Million in Funding to LSC
27 Senate Confirms Laurie Mikva to LSC Board of Directors
27 House Approves $440 Million for LSC
27 House Committee Approves $440 Million for LSC
27 House Subcommittee Approves $50 Million Increase for LSC
27 President Recommends $435 Million Budget for LSC
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet April 24-25
27 Legal Aid Program Teams Up with California's "WE Connect"
27 LSC Urges Congress to Increase Legal Aid Funding
27 LSC Receives $40 Million Increase for FY 2009
27 E-File System Returns Millions to Low-Income Tax Filers
27 House Votes to Increase LSC's Budget by $40 Million
27 LSC Funding and High-Tech Partnerships Keep Expanding Access to Legal Aid
27 High-Tech Tax Help for the 2009 Filing Season
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet Jan. 30-31
27 Online Resource Adds Information To Help Disaster Victims
27 LSC Awards Native American Grant
27 Appeals Court Rejects Oregon Complaint
27 LSC Selects Interim Provider in Wyoming
27 LSC Board Chairman to Speak At Symposium on Civil Justice
27 LSC President Applauds FDIC Decision on IOLTA
27 Four Groups Create Online Resource to Provide Information for Disaster Victims
27 LSC Awards Hurricane Grant
27 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Board to Meet Oct. 31-Nov. 1
27 Wyoming Legal Services Relinquishes LSC Grant
27 Legal Aid Offices to Help Victims of Ike and Gustav
27 LSC Awards $2.27 Million in Technology Grants in 2008
27 LSC, Red Cross Sign Agreement on Disaster Services
27 LSC Appoints New Director For Office of Program Performance
27 Student Loan Provision Will Help Recruit Legal Aid Lawyers
27 ABA Honors LSC Board Member
27 ABA Group to Honor LSC President
27 LSC Honors Volunteer Attorneys in Delaware
27 Legal Services Corporation and LexisNexis Launch "HotDocs® Software Donation Program" to Help Legal Organizations Serving Nation's Poor
27 Housing Bill to Provide Grants for Legal Counseling
27 MEDIA ADVISORY LSC Board to Meet August 1-2
27 Legal Aid Offices in Midwest Helping Clients Displaced by Flooding
27 House Appropriations Committee Recommends $40 Million Increase for the Legal Services Corporation
27 Senate Appropriations Committee Recommends $40 Million Budget Boost for the Legal Services Corporation
27 House Subcommittee Approves $40 Million Increase for LSC
27 Legal Services Corp. Appoints Media Relations Director
27 Legal Services Corp. Appoints New Inspector General
27 Statement from the President and the Chairman of the Board of the Legal Services Corporation on the GAO's Report on LSC Grants Management and Oversight
27 Full Senate Votes to Increase LSC's Budget to $390 Million
27 Statement from the President and the Chairman of the Board of the Legal Services Corporation on the GAO's Report on LSC Governance and Accountability
27 LSC awards $2.1 million in technology grants in 25 states in 2007
27 Full House Votes to Increase LSC's Budget by $28 Million
27 $28 Million Increase for LSC Approved by House Appropriations Committee
27 Senate Subcommittee Approves $41.4 Million Increase for LSC
27 House Subcommittee Approves $28 Million Increase for LSC
27 MEDIA ADVISORY LSC Board to Meet April 27-28
27 Constance Named Director of Government Relations and Public Affairs
27 Chicago Professor Receives Technology Award From LSC
27 LSC Helps Return Money to America's Working Poor
27 LSC Requests $430.6 million for FY 2008
27 MEDIA ADVISORY LSC Board Meets January 19-20
27 Legal Services Corporation to Distribute $303.8 Million in Grants in 2007
27 LSC Board Chairman Frank B. Strickland Testifies Before House Judiciary Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
27 LSC's Response to the OIG Report on Certain Fiscal Practices at LSC
27 Legal Services Corporation (LSC) Response To Issues in CBS and AP News Stories
27 Florentino Subia, LSC Board Member, Dies on 75th Birthday
27 LSC Requests $411.8 million for FY 2007
26 Former LSC President/ Vice Chairman Erlenborn Passes Away
26 LSC Board Initiates Rulemakings On Three Regulations
26 LSC President Attends 2005 International Forum on Legal Aid in Taiwan
26 LSC Releases Report On Justice Gap In America
26 National Legal Aid Partners Launch "Katrina Legal Aid Resource Center"
26 LSC Unveils Pilot Loan Repayment Assistance Program
26 LSC Announces Three Additions To Senior Management Team
26 LSC Approves FY06 Request
26 Statement of the Legal Services Corporation In Response To The Ruling in Dobbins v. LSC by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
26 LSC Announces Appointment of Inspector General
26 LSC Announces 30th Anniversary Celebration November 30-December 1
14 Senate Appropriations Subcommittee Proposes 2 Percent Cut to LSC Funding
13 Statement by John G. Levi, Chairman, Board of Directors, on New Federal Poverty Data
9 MEDIA ADVISORY: LSC Committees to Meet September 13 and 16