PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT: President Trump, Your SOTU Immigration Proposal is Unacceptable

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 31, 2018 Contact: media@dreamteamla.org President Trump, Your SOTU Immigration Proposal is Unacceptable When Democrats caved by reopening the government without securing a permanent DACA fix we knew proposals that followed would be worse. The SOTU speech by President Trump showed us worse. Beyond the items proposed (the wall, ending family based migration, ending the visa lottery) it’s the complete falsehoods Trump uses when talking about immigration issues...
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DREAM Team Los Angeles Says NO DEAL to Trump

DREAM Team Los Angeles rejects the round of compromise deals to reach a permanent DACA, the Senate “Gang of Six” bill, the “five white guys” deal, and the Republican led House bill. Despite recent congressional talks with the president and lobbying efforts led by FWD.us who met with over 200 representatives, Congress still manages to come up with proposals that are anathema to their bases. DREAM Team LA has previously said we will not support any bill that ends family based migration. Trump s...
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PRESS STATEMENT: Immigration Detention (CA-SB29)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 21, 2017 Contact: media@dreamteamla.org Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. c/o State Capitol, Suite 1173 Sacramento, CA 95814 RE: Support for SB 29 (Lara) – Immigration Detention Dear Governor Brown: DREAM Team Los Angeles is pleased to strongly support SB 29 (Lara), which will place crucial limits on the expansion of private immigration detention facilities and will improve transparency in immigration detention centers. Private, for-profit immigr...
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