Urge President Obama to Protect LGBT Immigrants and Their Families

From: The Honorable Jared Polis Sent By: craig.frucht@mail.house.gov Date: 9/19/2014 DEADLINE TODAY Current Signers (20): Polis, Grijalva, Cicilline, Lofgren, Capuano, Chu, Farr, Holt, Garcia, B. Lee, Lowenthal, McDermott, McGovern, Moore, O’Rourke, Pallone, Pocan, Serrano, Swalwell, Veasey Dear Colleague: We urge you to join us in calling on the President to take administrative relief measures that […]

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Encourage Foreign Investment in the U.S.

From: The Honorable Mike Coffman Sent By: jonathan.vanderplas@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5237 Date: 7/31/2014 Dear Colleague: E-2 visas allow nationals of a treaty country and their employees to be admitted to the United States when investing capital into a business based in the U.S.  However, I have listened to heart wrenching stories describing how the inconsistent application […]

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Help Victims of Immigration Fraud

From: The Honorable Marc A. Veasey Sent By: daniel.moskowitz@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5228 Date: 7/31/2014 Supporters: NALEO, AILA, Proyecto Inmigrante, Inc., Justice For Our Neighbors DFW Co-sponsors: Reps. Luis Gutierrez, Sheila Jackson Lee, Filemon Vela, Gene Green, Ruben Hinojosa, Hank Johnson Dear Colleague, We all know that the application process for immigration services like citizenship, green cards, […]

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Opposition to the Supplemental Appropriations Bill

From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: caitie.whelan@mail.house.gov Date: 7/30/2014 Dear Colleague I write to draw your attention to the Washington Office on Latin America’s opposition to the House GOP Supplemental Appropriations bill that addresses the humanitarian crisis of the Unaccompanied Children. I share their concerns. This bill does nothing to promote safety and security for these children […]

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TOMORROW: CPC Ad Hoc Hearing: Examining the Southern Border Humanitarian Crisis

From: The Honorable Raul M. Grijalva Sent By: norma.salazar@mail.house.gov Date: 7/28/2014 Congressional Progressive Caucus Ad-Hoc Hearing Kids First: Examining the Southern Border Humanitarian Crisis Dear Colleague: The Congressional Progressive Caucus would like to invite you to an Ad Hoc Hearing to receive first-hand testimony from unaccompanied minors and expert witnesses that stresses the importance of prioritizing […]

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Join Letter to Terminate New $190 Million USIS Award

From: The Honorable Matt Salmon Sent By: greg.safsten@mail.house.gov Date: 7/28/2014 Dear Colleague: We recently learned that the private sector company, U.S. Investigations Services, Inc. (USIS), has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to carry out one of our most important border security activities: the vetting of the waves of recent […]

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The Cornerstone of U.S. Humanitarian Immigration Law: The Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act (TVPRA)

From: The Honorable Henry C. “Hank” Johnson, Jr. Sent By: sascha.thompson@mail.house.gov Date: 7/28/2014 The Cornerstone of U.S. Humanitarian Immigration Law: The Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act (TVPRA) TOMORROW!! Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 3:00 PM 441 Cannon HOB Please join me for a briefing this coming Tuesday, July 29th at 3:00 PM in 441 Cannon HOB to discuss the importance […]

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Join Letter to Terminate New $190 Million USIS Award

From: The Honorable Matt Salmon Sent By: greg.safsten@mail.house.gov Date: 7/25/2014 Dear Colleague: We recently learned that the private sector company, U.S. Investigations Services, Inc. (USIS), has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to carry out one of our most important border security activities: the vetting of the waves of recent […]

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Support Stronger Protections for Immigrant Workers; Ensure Worksite Enforcement does not undermine Labor & Civil Rights

From: The Honorable Judy Chu Sent By: joleen.rivera@mail.house.gov Date: 7/25/2014 Support Stronger Protections for Immigrant Workers; Ensure Worksite Enforcement does not undermine Labor & Civil Rights Urge Sec. Johnson in his review of immigration enforcement policies, to take greater administrative action to protect immigrant workers who assert their labor and civil rights in the workplace. Current […]

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Combat Childhood Obesity in Minority and Low-Income Communities – Cosponsor Fit for Life Act of 2014

From: The Honorable Marcia L. Fudge Sent By: leah.hill@mail.house.gov Date: 7/25/2014 Supporting Organizations: The Campaign to End Obesity Action Fund, NAACP, YMCA, American Council on Exercise, National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity, National Recreation and Park Association, National Council of Youth Sports, Action for Healthy Kids, US Soccer Foundation, DC Children and Youth Investment Trust Corporation Dear […]

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