The Toolkit is a collection of documents and resources that we hope will help you speak up in support of comprehensive humane immigration reform. It is crucial that your Congressional Representative and Senators hear from many people who support fair, just, humane reform. These resources will help you craft your own message. You might also simply want to send the New Path document and testimony AFSC has given with a note saying that you like what is said in those documents and hope that they will read them. What is important is that you speak up!
Comprehensive Immigration Reform is once again part of the national agenda. Grounded in our Quaker beliefs respecting the dignity and worth of every person, and in the communities in which we work, AFSC supports measures that ensure the integration of immigrants as full members of our society and address the root causes that push people to migrate. We believe that the bases of U.S.
Rally and March for Immigration Reform with a Path to Citizenship, sponsored by AFSC-NH, NH AFL-CIO, Bridges, GSOP, Lutheran Social Services, NH Alliance for Immigrants and Refugees, NH Catholic Charities, NH CLU, SEIU Local 615, SEIU Local 1984, UCC Immigration Work Group.
On the February 7, 2013 edition of the Fallon Forum, Sandra Sanchez, AFSC Iowa Immigrants Voice Program Director, discusses the prospects for comprehensive immigration reform. (Sandra's portion of the program runs from the 11:20 to the 25:10 minute mark.)
There has been a LOT of discussion lately about possible changes to immigration law. We have been receiving many phone calls and wanted to remind everybody -- there is NO NEW IMMIGRATON BILL. Nothing has been submitted to Congress. There is a lot of talk out there but nothing has changed.
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