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Monthly Archives: December 2016

Action Alert — December 22, 2016

As you know, December 9, 2016, Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Dick Durbin (D-IL), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Jeff Flake (R-AZ), and Chuck Schumer (D-NY) introduced the “Bar Removal of Immigrants who Dream and Grow the Economy,” or BRIDGE Act (S. 3542), which would provide DACA-eligible individuals the chance to apply for “provisional protected presence,” […]

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Action Alert — December 14, 2016

The Season of the Posada- the celebration  of welcoming the other is upon us.   Here are two excellent ways in which you can participate in celebration of the Posada season.   1.       DEC. 16:  ARCHDIOCESE OF CHICAGO, IMMIGRATION MINISTRY: 11th Annual Posada Seeking immigration Reform:  7 AM-9 AM,  Route begins at:  101 W. Congress, Chicago and continues to […]

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Action Alert — December 1, 2016

We have a special ACTION ALERT for everyone today!  We ask that you please take a few minutes to tell your member of Congress about the H-2B Returning Worker Exemption.  Action Alert: Support the H-2B Returning Worker Exemption The H-2B returning worker exemption provides important relief from the annual cap on H-2B visas by exempting […]

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Action Alert — November 30, 2016

Senator Durbin and other Senate Democrats participated in a “tweetstorm” today from 1:00 pm ET – 3:00 pm ET on DACA using the hashtag #SaveDACA.    Please join the tweetstorm by showing your support and retweeting your Senators’ tweets!  You can also retweet @GregChenAILA who is lifting many of the Senators’ tweets.    Another way to show your support for Senator Durbin and […]

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