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CHIRLA was formed in 1986 to advance the human and civil rights of immigrants and refugees. Educate, Organize, & Advocate
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CHIRLA May 24
As the Trump Administration limits the number of asylum seekers who can enter the country, young Central Americans are vulnerable to drugs, gang violence, and worse! This article highlights the horrific conditions asylum seekers are facing at the southern border.
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California Census 2020 May 24
Partners: Do you know where the hard to count are located in your community? 🔸 Locate them with the California Hard-to-Count Interactive Map ▫️ created the map to view census tracts and block groups. Try it!
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CHIRLA May 23
CHIRLA Press Statement: WE WILL NOT STOP PROTESTING CHILDREN DEATHS AT THE BORDER
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CHIRLA May 23
studies show that individuals & economy benefit when immigrants become citizens. Individuals’ earnings rise by up to 11%, leading to a potential $45 billion increase in cumulative earnings. backlogs harm our families & economy
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Isabel J. Sanchez May 22
The have passed out of the , and I cannot stop smiling!!! So much work has gone into this bill, & though it is far from perfect, brings a sense of hope to one day provide a pathway for all immigrants in our country!
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CHIRLA May 23
mtg w . Dir. Cissna today. calls on members of Congress to investigate Cissna’s discriminatory policies and practices that shut people out of citizenship, to make sure that naturalization fees are invested to reduce processing delays.
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Hispanic Caucus May 22
That moment when the Dream Act passed 🎉🎉🎉
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Areli May 22
Thank you for calling out the use of the term "illegal alien" when referring to immigrants, during today's . Absolutely correct that the term should no longer be used.
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Justino Mora May 22
Don't miss this!! will be providing FREE Halal 🌮 tacos & one bowl of pho 🍜 for everyone! 😋 What a creative and delicious way to confront hate and build bridges! 💯🙌🏾 . WHEN: Friday, May 24th at 7pm LOCATION: ISO, 9752 13th St. Garden Grove, CA 92844
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CHIRLA May 22
DREAM Act closer to a full House Vote after Committee passage. This is what unity and power look like. wants to divide our community. Leadership in the House is working to keep our families together!
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Joseph Villela May 22
The first anti- amendment offered by at the to restrict fails. A long day ahead.
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Sam May 22
Trump has attacked DACA and TPS protections, but our families and friends fought to unite our communities and produce legislative solutions that offer permanent protection for both groups.
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CHIRLA May 22
which will extend the California DREAM Loan Program, to and graduate students allowing them to use existing DREAM Loan Program funds has been PASSED by the Senate!. Thank you !
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Joseph Villela May 22
The economic benefits of passing the can't be ignored. Passing the Dream Act would add a total of $22.7 billion annually to the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) and in GDP over 10 years would be $281 billion. . Data from
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CHIRLA May 22
Via: — Reminder: “Illegal alien” is an outdated term that is now used as a xenophobic slur. Immigrants are our neighbors & friends. They shouldn’t be referred to with derogatory & racist language, yet reps insist on using it.
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CHIRLA May 22
Replying to @RepZoeLofgren
“Members of Congress also have DUI’s and they aren’t being asked to leave the country” yaaaaaas!!! Some want to be heavily punished for DUI’s while they seemingly give members of Congress a second chance.
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CHIRLA May 22
Replying to @realDonaldTrump
When decided to rescind , Diana fell just ONE MONTH short from being able to qualify. Her future in now full of uncertainties — The will give Diana and others like her a much NEEDED pathway to citizenship!
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CHIRLA May 22
Replying to @NILC @HouseJudiciary
Via : As the considers , contact your members of Congress & tell them it’s well past time for immigrant youth & people with TPS or DED can continue to contribute to our communities without fear of deportation. 👉
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CHIRLA May 22
Replying to @CHIRLA
The American Dream and Promise Act would benefit over 2.5 million undocumented youth living in the United States! We must protect
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CHIRLA May 22
markup thread: The American Dream and Promise Act is will give undocumented youth, DACA recipients, TPS and DED holders a pathway to citizenship! We have .
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