Immigration Edition.

Tuesday_673x324TUESDAY, JUNE 11
PROGRAM # 8626 12:00 PM PT

Immigration Edition.

Advocates greet the House passage of the Dream and Promise Act (HR 6) calling it a historic legislation and vowing to take now their fight to the Senate. On other news, according to new figures, the number of people who are becoming citizens is rising again while activists continue pressing USCIS to deal with the huge backlog of applications. These and other stories are discussed in this weekly edition.

Guests: Julio López Varona,, Co-Director of Community Dignity Campaigns, Center for Popular Democracy, San Juan, PR; Susan Collins, Director of Policy and Advocacy, National Partnership for New Americans, Washington, DC; Carolina Gamero, Senior Communications Specialist, California Immigrant Policy Center, Los Angeles, CA.

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