Beth Werlin, Deputy Legal Director for the American Immigration Council, discusses the recent...
Activists Blazing the Trail to Immigration Reform
Published on Mon, Aug 17, 2009
Amid a growing restlessness that immigration reform has been put on the back burner in Washington, local activists are beginning to ratchet up the pressure on their elected officials. Yesterday, the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) kicked off its own leg of the nationwide Reform Immigration FOR America campaign. As the Tribune reports, their latest strategy for pushing the reform agenda comes from an unlikely source:
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