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ELCA Churchwide Assembly Votes to Support Compassionate Immigration Reform Efforts

Press Contact: Fabio Lomelino, Assistant Director for Media Relations, 410-230-2721, 443-478-6022, flomelino@lirs.org   ORLANDO, August 19, 2011 –  Affirming its immigrant roots and the Biblical call to care for newcomers, the Churchwide Assembly of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) … Continue reading

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How to Respond to Arizona Copycat Immigration Bills

From the Center for American Progress (http://www.americanprogress.org):   Legislators in up to 22 states have expressed interest in introducing legislation based upon Arizona’s anti-immigrant law, SB 1070, despite a current federal court injunction barring implementation of many of its most draconian … Continue reading

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