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Governor Mitt Romney Vows to Dismantle DREAMer Deferred Action Program

Lorella Praeli, Policy Coordinator of the United We Dream Network made the following statement following the clarification of Gov. Mitt Romney’s remarks on DREAMer deferred action yesterday: “DREAMers across the nation are disappointed to learn that if elected to the presidency, Governor Mitt Romney would dismantle the DREAMer deferred action policy. It is also perplexing […]

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United We Dream Demands Leadership On Immigration From Our Next President

Rosa Velazquez, member of the National Coordinating Committee of United We Dream released the following statement

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DREAMER BENITA VELIZ, FIRST UNDOCUMENTED PERSON TO EVER SPEAK BEFORE A NATIONAL POLITICAL CONVENTION

Tonight at the DNC -DREAMer Benita Veliz, first undocumented person to ever speak before a national political convention: “An Honor to Represent the Lives & Stories of DREAMers” In Charlotte, NC: To arrange an interview with Benita Veliz, contact Abby Rea at (214) 998-6732 or [email protected] To arrange an interview with Gaby Pacheco, political director […]

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AFTER TWO YEARS OF ORGANIZING THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION DELIVERS

Historic Win! After two years of organizing, the Obama administration delivers The United We Dream Network (UWD) welcomes today’s announcement by President Obama to grant temporary relief to DREAM Act beneficiaries as a momentous act of courage and a profoundly important step toward justice for immigrant youth. The announcement comes after two years of organizing […]

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IMMIGRANT YOUTH LAUNCH NATIONAL “RIGHT TO DREAM” CAMPAIGN CALLING ON OBAMA TO PROVIDE RELIEF FOR ALL DREAMERS

For Immediate Release: Contact: Katy Green May 17, 2012 202-331-2389 Immigrant Youth Launch National “Right to DREAM” Campaign Calling on Obama to Provide Relief for All DREAMers After Tense Meetings with Senior White House Officials, Immigrant Youth Hold Nationwide Community Rallies to Issue Declaration of DREAMS and Demand Obama End Deportations Link to recording: http://act.americasvoiceonline.org/page/-/americasvoice/audio/DREAM%20051712.mp3

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REPUBLICANS BREAK THE SILENCE ON THE PLIGHT OF UNDOCUMENTED YOUTH

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 12, 2012 Contact Gaby Pacheco [email protected] 305-600-9585 STATEMENT REPUBLICANS BREAK THE SILENCE ON THE PLIGHT OF UNDOCUMENTED YOUTH IMMIGRANT YOUTH EXPECT POLICYMAKERS TO ACT BEYOND POLITICS The United We Dream Network (UWD) welcomes

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