INTRODUCING TODAY: Legislation to Support Bi-National Families (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Jared Huffman Sent By: scott.rasmussen@mail.house.gov Date: 9/28/2016 Dear Colleague, I invite you to cosponsor legislation to provide reasonable accommodation in our immigration system to foreign spouses of U.S. citizens. As you may know, the spouses of U.S. citizens living abroad must apply for a tourist visa to visit the United States. […]

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Support Bail Reform for Immigrants- Cosponsor the Immigration Courts Bail Reform Act (v. 4)

  From: The Honorable Jose E. Serrano Sent By: matthew.alpert@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 6097 Date: 9/27/2016 Support Bail Reform for Immigrants- Cosponsor the Immigration Courts Bail Reform Act Current Cosponsors (35): Gallego, Lieu, Lawrence, Velázquez, Norton, Lofgren, Conyers, McGovern, O’Rourke, Adam Smith, Gutiérrez, Vargas, Grijalva, Clarke, Roybal-Allard, Jackson Lee, Torres, Pierluisi, Honda, McInerney, Hastings, Napolitano, Lujan […]

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Sign On Letter Calling on the Dept. of Homeland Security to Review and Potentially Stop Contracting with Private Prisons (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Donald M. Payne, Jr. Sent By: Robert.Hickman@mail.house.gov Date: 9/27/2016 DEADLINE: Friday, 09/30/2016 Current signers: Charles Rangel, José Serrano, Eddie Bernice Johnson, Lloyd Doggett, Sheila Jackson Lee, Jim McGovern, Hank Johnson, Bonnie Watson Coleman Dear Colleague: Please join me in sending a letter urging Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson to cease […]

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Protect children and families fleeing from violence in Central America (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: Katherine.Pereira@mail.house.gov Date: 9/27/2016 Dear Colleague, Please join us in sending the below letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson. The letter expresses support for the Obama Administration’s recent initiatives to strengthen protections for children and families fleeing violence in Central […]

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DREAMer Application Delays (v. 3)

  From: The Honorable Joaquin Castro Sent By: Sandra.Alcala@mail.house.gov Date: 9/27/2016 **DREAMer Application Delays** Join a letter to the USCIS Director to address delays in DACA Renewals Deadline Extended: NOON TODAY  Current cosigners (29): Reps. Castro, Torres, Costa, Cardenas, Napolitano, Becerra, Hinojosa, Velazquez, Lo. Sanchez, Grijalva, Holmes Norton, Li. Sanchez, Bonamici, Gallego, Schrader, Sires, Aguilar, […]

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Grants for Dream Centers – ASCEND Act (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Pete Aguilar Sent By: stephanie.cuevas@mail.house.gov Date: 9/26/2016 Support Dreamers in your District! Cosponsor the ASCEND Act: Grants for Dream Centers Endorsed by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA), and the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Cosponsors: Reps. Luis Gutierrez, Grace Napolitano, […]

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DREAMer Application Delays (v. 2)

  From: The Honorable Joaquin Castro Sent By: Sandra.Alcala@mail.house.gov Date: 9/26/2016 **DREAMer Application Delays** Join a letter to the USCIS Director to address delays in DACA Renewals Deadline TODAY COB  Current cosigners (15): Reps. Castro, Torres, Costa, Cardenas, Napolitano, Becerra, Hinojosa, Velazquez, Lo. Sanchez, Grijalva, Holmes Norton, Li. Sanchez, Bonamici, Gallego, Schrader Dear Colleague: In […]

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Cosponsor the Terrorist Deportation Act

  From: The Honorable Jeff Duncan Sent By: joshua.gross@mail.house.gov Date: 9/22/2016 Cosponsor the Terrorist Deportation Act   Dear Colleague,   The world is under attack from the threat of radical Islamic terrorism, and we have a responsibility to take the necessary steps to protect our citizens and our communities. Over the past several months, there […]

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Join on as Original Cosponsor to Commemorate Filipino American History Month

  From: The Honorable Michael M. Honda Sent By: alice.lin@mail.house.gov Date: 9/22/2016 Dear Colleague, Please join me in supporting a resolution for October 2016 commemorating “Filipino American History Month” in appreciation of the many contributions made by the Filipino American community. On October 18, 1587, the earliest documented Filipino presence in the continental United States […]

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Rescheduled briefing: Latin America and the U.S. Election

  From: The Honorable Sam Farr Sent By: ana.sorrentino@mail.house.gov Date: 9/21/2016 **Postponed until October 4th** Latin American Reactions to the U.S. Presidential Election Congressman Farr’s Latin America on the Rise Briefing Series Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 10:00-11:00 a.m. Congressional Meeting Room North Capitol Visitors Center   Dear Colleague: U.S.-Latin America relations are generally not a […]

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