Last week, the four most recent chairmen of the RSC sent the following letter to President Bush, urging him to issue a strongly-worded statement against the Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act (H.R. 1592), which he subsequently did:
The RSC also prepared the following question-and-answer document about the hate crimes legislation:
To see the RSC's Legislative Bulletin on the hate crimes bill, scroll down to this Update's Legislative Bulletins section.
Source: Update from the House Republican Study Committee (RSC)