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U.S. ambassador for international religious freedom resigns

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Farr added that the Senate needs to do its part to support the efforts of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom.

“In the 15 years since the passage of [the International Religious Freedom Act] it has not held a single oversight hearing to ask whether and how the law is being implemented,” he said. “It now has the opportunity to step up to the plate and demonstrate its commitment to U.S. international religious freedom policy.”

Emily Belz
Emily Belz

Emily, who has covered everything from political infighting to pet salons for The Indianapolis Star, The Hill, and the New York Daily News, reports for WORLD from New York City. Follow Emily on Twitter @emzleb.

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