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#GetTheHouseInOrder on Immigration Reform During Recess

From the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights (http://www.civilrights.org): Take Action: When it comes to immigration reform, it is time to #GetTheHouseInOrder. This August when members of Congress are home for the summer break, flood their local offices and … Continue reading

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Call for Comprehensive Immigration Reform Now

From NETWORK (http://www.networklobby.org): One year ago, NETWORK’s Nuns on the Bus finished a cross-country road trip for immigration reform that includes a path to citizenship and protects family unity. Days after returning from our 6,500-mile journey, we celebrated the successful … Continue reading

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Say No to the “SAFE” Act—Support Immigration Reform that Reunites Families and Creates a Path to Citizenship

From the Interfaith Immigration Coalition (http://www.interfaithimmigration.org): As the House continues to stall progress toward immigration reform, one bill that has passed the House Judiciary Committee is getting more attention – the Strengthen And Fortify Enforcement Act “SAFE Act” (H.R. 2278; … Continue reading

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Rally for Common Sense Immigration Reform

Join Lehigh Valley elected officials and community members in urging Rep. Dent to pass immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship. When: Tuesday, August 20th, 5-6:30pm Where: Allentown City Hall, 435 Hamilton St For the Lehigh Valley, for Pennsylvania, for … Continue reading

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40 Day Fast for Immigration Reform: September 9 to October 18, 2013

From Fast Action for Immigration Reform (http://fastaction.us/): People of faith have made their voices heard on immigration reform. We’ve offered rational argument, spoken passionately about the need for just and humane immigration reform, and organized our communities to challenge policy … Continue reading

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CBO Says Immigration Reform Will Lower the Deficit—Urge the Senate to Reduce the Cost of Applying for Legal Status

From the PICO National Network (http://www.piconetwork.org/): There’s big news today in our fight for a path to citizenship for 11 million aspiring Americans — and it requires action from all of us: Today, the Congressional Budget Office said that the … Continue reading

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Urge Support of Comprehensive Immigration Reform with a Path to Citizenship

From the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights (http://www.civilrights.org): Call members of Congress (1-888-787-9658) and urge them to support comprehensive immigration reform that includes a roadmap to citizenship. Urge representatives to reject punitive attempts to either derail or weaken … Continue reading

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Call the Senate to Protect the Path to Citizenship

The Senate will continue to vote on amendments to the bipartisan immigration bill S.744 (http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s744) this Tuesday, June 18th. Calls have been very helpful so far, as Senator Grassley’s amendment #1195, which would have delayed the initial step of the … Continue reading

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Pass Immigration Reform with a Path to Citizenship

From The 99 Uniting (http://99uniting.org/): What would it mean to pass comprehensive immigration reform without a path to citizenship? It would mean that the law relegates an entire group of people to second-class status. Those immigrants are our neighbors, friends, … Continue reading

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Urge Congress to Support Immigration Reform with a Path to Citizenship

From Sojourners (http://www.sojo.net): All people are created in the image of God, and this biblical truth should be the guiding value for immigration reform. Our immigration system must treat people fairly and provide the opportunity for people to flourish as … Continue reading

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