PRESS STATEMENT: Anti-SB54 Resolutions Erode Immigrant Community Trust in Police

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 25, 2018 Contact: media@dreamteamla.org Anti-SB54 Resolutions Erode Immigrant Community Trust in Police With regards to the announcement by Hermandad Mexicana for the immigrant community not to cooperate with police [The Orange County Register] in response to several Orange County cities passing resolutions to opt out of CA SB54 (A bill which limits, but does not prohibit, police cooperation with ICE), DREAM Team LA's position is that we will not be drawn into...
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Trump’s Proposed Immigration Rule Punishes Those Who Use Social Services

The Department of Homeland Security drafted a rule that would take into consideration a person's use of social services as a condition towards permanent citizenship. Under this revised rule these applicants would be deemed as not being self sufficient and a public charge thus denied citizenship. The proposed ruling would affect non-citizens who are in the process of adjusting their status. In many cases federal laws enacted under President Clinton bars undocumented immigrants from receiving soci...
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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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