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Statement

CEO of InterAction: Freeze on Foreign Aid, and Potential for Rescission, Puts America and the People of the World at Risk

Washington, DC— Sam Worthington, CEO of InterAction, issued the following statement in response to the administration’s announcement to put a…

August 7, 2019
InterAction Quoted

Congress scorns Trump plan to cut, weaponize foreign aid

“Now is not the time to slash effective, lifesaving programs that help create a safer and more secure world,” said InterAction, an alliance of international organizations.

April 12, 2019
Women at the podium, with one hand slightly raised. Photo taken from the front.
Blog Post

Let’s Step Up on Foreign Aid to Fund Our Values

Despite the Administration’s repeated efforts to gut foreign aid, Congress has proven a bulwark against those dangerous proposals, restoring funding.

March 20, 2019
Blog Post

Maintaining a Moral Argument for Foreign Aid

When we act in a manner inspired by principles or ideals, our country succeeds in saving lives and creating a more stable world.

July 18, 2017
InterAction Quoted

Over $3 Billion In Foreign Aid Is Safe… For Now

"Kevin Rachlin of InterAction, the largest alliance of U.S.-based international nongovernmental organizations was beyond pleased with the turn of events. InterAction had been organizing lobbying efforts to fight the potential rescission."

August 28, 2018
Statement

President of InterAction: Foreign Aid will Continue to Deliver

Sam Worthington, CEO of InterAction issued the following statement in response to the administration’s announcement to not cut foreign aid:…

August 22, 2019
Statement

Statement on House Appropriations Committee’s Commitment to Invest on Foreign Aid

InterAction welcomes the House Appropriations Committee’s commitment to deepening investment in foreign assistance. As the pandemic has made abundantly clear:…

July 2, 2021
Blog Post

Statement on President Trump’s Proposal to Slash Foreign Aid

For the fourth year in a row, President Trump proposed slashing foreign aid in his budget. The President’s budget proposes…

February 10, 2020
InterAction Quoted

Trump may be blind to foreign aid’s merits, but we must not be

Despite the administration’s repeated efforts to gut foreign aid, Congress has proven to be a bulwark against those dangerous proposals, restoring funding.

March 20, 2019
InterAction Quoted

U.S. foreign aid boss highlights success in exit memo, but critics say it’s time to overhaul the agency

USAID has largely enjoyed bipartisan support. But it remains unclear how the Trump administration might approach development aid.

February 15, 2017