In September of 2005, a landmark Bill to establish a cabinet level Department of Peace was re-introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives (H.R. 3760) and introduced for the first time into the U.S. Senate (S. 1756.) The Peace Alliance is a citizen's campaign to support this legislation, with Department of Peace activists already working in 285 Congressional districts.
Check out their site. I'll let you know how it was on Wed.