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“HILLARY CAMPAIGN ACCEPTANCE OF MONEY FROM PRIVATE IMMIGRATION PRISONS IS ALARMING!”

Posted on July 24, 2015

“HILLARY CAMPAIGN ACCEPTANCE OF MONEY FROM PRIVATE IMMIGRATION PRISONS IS ALARMING!” WHERE DOES HILLARY STAND ON THIS? PHOENIX, AZ – Last week, campaign records disclosed that Richard Sullivan, a lobbyist for private immigration prisons, is raising money for the Hillary Clinton campaign. Erika Andiola and Cesar Vargas, co-Directors of the Dream Action Coalition, issued the

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ENOUGH! CONGRESS, PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES MUST NOT FALL INTO TRUMP IMMIGRATION TRAP OVER SAN FRANCISCO TRAGEDY

Posted on July 21, 2015

Two weeks ago, Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez allegedly shot and killed Kathryn Steinle in San Francisco. The Dream Action Coalition issued the following statement on the politics surrounding the tragedy

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Dreamers Arrested at Steve King’s Summit Face Court Trial for Exercising Their Freedom of Speech

Posted on May 28, 2015

WHAT: Community rally in front of the Polk County Courthouse after the trial to send a message to Iowa and the 2016 GOP candidates that the undocumented community will no longer be intimidated by bullies like Steve King. WHEN: Wednesday, June 3rd at 5:30pm (Media Availability June 2nd*) WHERE: Polk County Courthouse, 500 Mulberry St,

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Our Community Remains Confident that At the End of the Day We Will Win Extended DACA & DAPA

Posted on May 26, 2015

Texas Federal Judge, Andrew Hanen, issued an injunction in mid-February temporarily halting the implementation of DAPA/DACA+ programs.

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“Rubio Abandoning Role as Advocate for Immigration Reform”

Posted on April 13, 2015

Senator Marco Rubio is set to announce his presidential candidacy in Miami.

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Will Hillary Detain, Deport Mothers and Separate Families?

Posted on April 12, 2015

This afternoon, the long awaited news that Hillary Clinton will run for President was announced.

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“Governor Cuomo Abandons Dreamers”

Posted on March 24, 2015

The NY DREAM Act, which would provide tuition assistance to Dreamers or undocumented immigrants brought to the country as children, is unlikely to be adopted as part of the state’s budget, according to Governor Cuomo’s spokeswoman.

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Dreamers Reject a Ted Cruz Presidential Candidacy & His Extremists Agenda on Immigration

Posted on March 23, 2015

The only policy Latinos hear from Ted Cruz is that he wants to end DACA for Dreamers, block DAPA for our parents, and obstruct immigration reform for years still.

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Resignation of Walker’s Aid Shows Walker’s Loyalty to Extremists Agenda on Immigration

Posted on March 18, 2015

This morning news broke that Scott Walker’s aid, Liz Mair, resigned from her position after tweeting about her disappointment on Steve King’s (R-IA) extreme agenda on immigration.

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DESPITE MINOR LEGAL BUMP, EXECUTIVE ACTIONS ON IMMIGRATION ARE HERE TO STAY!

Posted on February 17, 2015

[tabs] [tab title=”English”] Washington, D.C- In reaction to today’s Court decision in Texas v. U.S to enjoin President Obama’s executive action on immigration, Cesar Vargas & Erika Andiola, Co-Directors of the Dream Action Coalition, issued the following statement: This decision by Republican judge comes at no surprise: the injunction is clearly based more on politics

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PRESS HITS


DREAMer can finally practice law

June 15, 2015 | The Legislative Gazette


Illegal immigrant allowed to practice law in New York faces death threats

June 13, 2015 | RT


Citizens United Cracks Down on Free Speech

June 5, 2015 | Huffington Post


How Washington’s bungling gave New York an ‘illegal’ lawyer

June 5, 2015 | New York Post


DREAMer Cesar Vargas Approved to Practice Law in New York

June 5, 2015 | Latin Post


Cesar Vargas becomes first undocumented immigrant allowed to practice law in New York

June 4, 2015 | AOL News


Election 2016: Martin O’Malley’s Immigration Reform Efforts Do Battle Against Hillary Clinton’s

June 4, 2015 | International Business Times


New York State just approved its first undocumented lawyer

June 4, 2015 | Fusion


First Undocumented Immigrant ‘F**king Finally’ Allowed To Practice Law In New York

June 4, 2015 | The Huffington Post


Immigrant Activist Cesar Vargas Gets OK to Practice Law in New York

June 3, 2015 | NBC News


Immigrant rights advocates hold rally in Des Moines

June 3, 2015 | The Des Moines Register


YOUNG UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS PUSH OBAMA FOR CHANCE TO ENLIST IN US MILITARY

May 27, 2015 | Balitang America


After Obama Immigration Court Decision, Undocumented Immigrants Wait For New Plan

May 27, 2015 | International Business Times


Dreamers Push President to Direct Military to Let Them Serve

May 26, 2015 | NBC News


Court deals blow to Obama’s immigration plan

May 26, 2015 | MSNBC


Hillary Clinton’s Gritty Ambassador To Labor, Latinos, And Capitol Hill

May 26, 2015 | BuzzFeed News


Appeals court rules against Obama on immigration

May 26, 2015 | The Washington Post


Anti-Immigration Conservatives Hit a New Low

May 25, 2015 | Reason.com


Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign hires well-regarded advocate Lorella Praeli as Latino Outreach Director

May 25, 2015 | Daily News


Clinton campaign hires Dreamer as its Latino outreach director

May 20, 2015 | Daily Kos