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Immigration

A growing number of bipartisan members of the House of Representatives are cosponsoring a comprehensive immigration reform bill, H.R. 15, based on a similar bill that passed the Senate last summer. Urge your Representatives to support this legislation and reform our broken immigration system. 

Immigration

Fresh Updates from RACBlog: Immigration

Fresh Updates from RACBlog: Immigration

#SOTU Preview
Posted on Friday January 16, 2015

On Tuesday night, the Sergeant-at-Arms for the House of Representatives will stand on the floor of the House chamber and announce to the assembled Members of Congress, Supreme Court Justices, Cabinet members, an array of guests in the gallery (including the First Lady and Dr. Biden) and millions of the American people watching live, “Mr. […]

The Immigration Theater
Posted on Wednesday January 14, 2015

I was able to spend a couple hours today watching C-SPAN, which, I’ll admit, may not sound very exciting. Yet, I was able to witness a fascinating piece of political theatre that had me at times depressed, at times hopeful and often on the edge of my seat. The stage had been set in the […]

Over the Border, but Not Out of the Woods
Posted on Monday January 05, 2015

In all of the excitement over President Obama’s executive action on immigration, we haven’t been hearing much about the plight of unaccompanied children coming to the U.S.-Mexico border, which experienced a notable uptick this summer. Yet, there have been a few new developments: On December 15, the Department of Homeland Security opened the United States’ […]

Rabbis Organizing Rabbis: Luis Goes Home for the Holidays
Posted on Friday December 12, 2014

By Rabbi Esther Lederman Courage. Tenacity. Faith. These are the traits of the Jewish people that we honor during Hanukkah. And they’re what I’ve seen this week too.Many Reform rabbis called Immigration and Customs Enforcement during the Aseret Yemei Teshuva to urge them to stop Luis Lopez Acabal’s deportation. Over the last two days, I spent hours with […]

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