Press Releases

  • ONE applauds bipartisan bill to increase transparency, fight corruption and poverty

    WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign applauded the House of Representatives’ passage of the Corporate Transparency Act of 2019 (H.R.2513) that would increase transparency and fight corruption and poverty by strengthening federal anti-money laundering laws, requiring companies to disclose their actual beneficial owners. The ONE Campaign has estimated that at least $1 trillion is being taken…

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  • Bono and ONE applaud new global health commitments to fight AIDS, TB and malaria crisis  

    Bono and ONE applaud new global health commitments to fight AIDS, TB and malaria crisis   WASHINGTON — Today, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis (TB) and Malaria achieved its goal of securing $14 billion in commitments from donors around the world to fight preventable disease. The ONE Campaign enthusiastically applauded the bipartisan lawmakers in…

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  • ONE applauds robust funding for global health programs in Senate SFOPS bill

    WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign enthusiastically welcomed the Senate Appropriations Committee’s markup of the FY20 State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs bill, which maintains the United States’ historic one-third commitment — $1.56 billion — to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria, and protects many of the life-saving development accounts that President Trump…

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  • Kansans thank Secretary Pompeo for pushing back on foreign aid cuts

    WICHITA — The ONE Campaign released the following statement today thanking Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for once again using his influence to push back against the White House’s plans to cut billions in foreign aid that saves and improves lives. Over the past two weeks, Kansans from every corner of the state wrote to Secretary…

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  • ONE reacts to abandoned rescissions package

    WASHINGTON — The ONE Campaign released the following statement today on the Trump administration’s decision to abandon its plan to issue a rescissions package that would have slashed development funding. Tom Hart, North America executive director at The ONE Campaign: “This is the right ending to a charade that should have never happened. Development funding…

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  • Kentuckians sound alarm to Senator McConnell about White House plan to cut foreign aid

    LOUISVILLE — Following reports that the Trump administration is making yet another attempt to cut foreign aid funding already appropriated by Congress, Kentuckians are sounding the alarm to Senator McConnell and asking him to use his position of influence to push back against the potential cuts to foreign aid. According to reports, Mick Mulvaney, the acting…

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  • Granite Staters sound alarm about White House plan to cut foreign aid ahead of Trump visit

    MANCHESTER — Ahead of President Trump’s visit to Manchester today, Granite State advocates are sounding the alarm about the Administration’s plan to cut more than $4 billion in Congressionally authorized and appropriated foreign aid. According to reports, Mick Mulvaney, the acting Chief of Staff to President Trump and the Director of the Office of Management, is…

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  • ONE denounces White House’s reckless foreign aid cuts, calls on Congress to reject them

    WASHINGTON — Following reports that the Trump administration is making yet another attempt to cut billions in foreign aid funding already appropriated by Congress, The ONE Campaign issued the below statement. Tom Hart, North America executive director at The ONE Campaign: “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.…

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  • Kansans urge Secretary Pompeo to once again use influence to push back on foreign aid cuts

    KANSAS CITY — Following reports that the Trump administration is making yet another attempt to cut foreign aid funding already appropriated by Congress, Kansans are urging Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to once again use his position of influence to push back against the potential cuts to foreign aid. Last year, the Trump administration tried…

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  • ONE Responds to Ebola Public Health Emergency Declaration

    WASHINGTON — Following today’s public health emergency declaration by the World Health Organization, Gayle Smith, president and CEO of The ONE Campaign and a former administrator of USAID, issued the below statement: Gayle Smith, CEO and President of The ONE Campaign: “Today’s emergency declaration is a needed step in a long race against an ugly disease that…

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