Today in the House Judiciary Committee, we are marking-up (considering amendments to) the Trump Mass Deportation Act of 2017 (HR 2431, the so-called “Michael Davis, Jr. In Honor Of State And Local Law Enforcement Act”), a bill to put in place mandatory detention for children fleeing violence from Central America and other regions and to pile on numerous enforcement measures for immigrants. It...
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#FreeLiliana: No deberíamos estar deportando a mamas y papas quienes son miembros integrales de sus familias, sus comunidades y del país.
FreeLiliana No deberíamos estar deportando a mamas y papas quienes son miembros

ICE detiene a una mujer de Virginia | El Tiempo Latino | Noticias de Washington DC

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M Isabel Rodriguez
#FreeLiliana - We shouldn't be deporting moms and dads who are assets to their families, communities and country.
FreeLiliana We shouldnt be deporting moms and dads who are assets to

Salvadoran mom of 2 with minor driving conviction detained by ICE in Fairfax

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Guadalupe Rodriguez Granello
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“Necesitamos una solución permanente para poner fin a la inmigración ilegal y que la deportación masiva sea algo del pasado, pero los republicanos se niegan a abordar una reforma migratoria, así es que vamos de una crisis temporal a otra con remedios a corto plazo, pero no soluciones”, lamentó Gutiérrez.

El legislador, uno de decenas presionando por una extensión del TPS, afirmó que deportar...
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Necesitamos una solución permanente para poner fin a la inmigración ilegal y

DHS extiende por seis meses TPS para más de 58,000 haitianos | La Opinión

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Rosa Lopez
Doris Moran
With all the news of deportations, changes in immigration enforcement policies, the Muslim Ban, and racial profiling coming from Trump, the City of Chicago is taking a different and better path forward. I was pleased to participate in the launching of the One Chicago campaign yesterday.
With all the news of deportations changes in immigration enforcement policies the

One Chicago pro-immigrant campaign promotes city's '3 million stories'

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Joe Carter
On May 18, Rep. Luis V. Gutierrez (D-IL) escorted Oscar Lopez Rivera from Puerto Rico to Chicago where Lopez (and Gutierrez) grew up. Lopez was released from federal prison in February after President Obama commuted his sentence in January and was released from home confinement on May 17. He had served 35 years of a 55 year sentence for "seditious conspiracy" for his connection to the FALN,...
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Ayer, mi nieto Luis Andrés y yo escuchamos a Oscar López Rivera en Humboldt Park, Chicago 18-5-2017
Ayer mi nieto Luis Andrés y yo escuchamos a Oscar López Rivera
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Fidel Moreno
Johana Albornoz-Greco
Save Temporary Protective Status TPS: DHS should continue this life-saving program for Haiti and other countries facing humanitarian crises for which returning deportees would pose significant issues.
Save Temporary Protective Status TPS DHS should continue this lifesaving program for
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AnnyRoss Simon
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Roberto Rosado
En Chicago con Oscar López Rivera en la celebración comunitaria con nuestras familias y toda la comunidad Puertorriqueña de Illinois.
En Chicago con Oscar López Rivera en la celebración comunitaria con nuestras
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Jacqueline Negron
On Friday, I will join legendary activist and organizer Heather Booth (whom I first met back when we were both fighting for Chicago's Mayor Harold Washington), filmmaker Lily Rivlin, and Rep. Jan Schakowsky at the Chicago Premiere of the award winning documentary "Heather Booth: Changing the World" at the Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (164 N. State...
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On Friday I will join legendary activist and organizer Heather Booth whom

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Oscar y yo en el aeropuerto de Atlanta en camino a Chicago.

Oscar Lopez Rivera & I are at ATL airport headed to Chicago.
Oscar y yo en el aeropuerto de Atlanta en camino a Chicago
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Jossu Morales
Edgardo Vasquez
Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) expressed frustration on Monday that bills were being marked up so quickly after their introduction, which he said indicated Republicans were “not serious about building consensus or crafting, debating, and passing thoughtful legislation.”

“This is about brandishing their swords and using the immigration issue as a political weapon, which is frankly pretty much...
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Rep Luis Gutierrez DIll expressed frustration on Monday that bills were being

New Republican Bills Would Ramp Up A Trump Deportation Force

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Marta Greenhoe Kaufman
Hice un compromiso en 1992 cuando primero me postulé a la Cámara de Representantes de devolver a Oscar López Rivera a Chicago un hombre libre y ese día ha llegado.
Hice un compromiso en 1992 cuando primero me postulé a la Cámara

Gutiérrez acompañará a Oscar López Rivera en su viaje de regreso histórico a Chicago (w/ English translation)

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Mabel Recinos
Pronto llegará
El día de mi suerte
Sé que antes de mi muerte
Seguro que mi suerte cambiará

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Después de tanto esperar la liberación de Oscar, por fin ha llegado ese día tan anhelado.
Después de tanto esperar la liberación de Oscar por fin ha llegado ese día tan anhelado

En exclusiva: Oscar López Rivera habla con Jorge Ramos pocas horas antes de su libertad luego de 35 años

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Anna's story is an important one because it touches on DACA, TPS, and Congress treats the workforce right here on the Hill. I hope I get to meet her!
Annas story is an important one because it touches on DACA TPS

This Dreamer Works For The Politicians Who Will Decide Her Fate In The U.S.

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William H Leal Rodriguez
El Nuevo Dia: “Un día se va a poder entender la enormidad de que dos presidentes distintos, Bill Clinton y Barack Obama, con más de 17 años de diferencia, conmutaran la sentencia de un hombre acusado de querer derrocar el gobierno de EE.UU.”, dijo el congresista Luis Gutiérrez (Illinois).

En el campo político, Gutiérrez encabezó una campaña que convirtió a López Rivera en el prisionero...
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El Nuevo Dia Un día se va a poder entender la enormidad

Oscar López está a un paso de su plena libertad

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