Senate Fails to Move Permanent Solution for DREAMers: Tell Them to Protect DREAMers Now

From the Interfaith Immigration Coalition (http://www.interfaithimmigration.org): Yet again, the Senate yesterday (2/15) missed a critical opportunity to pass a permanent legislative solution for dreamers. However, we must continue to urge all Members of Congress to enact a proposal that offers … Continued

DACA Appeal Heads to Supreme Court

Posted at http://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-15/immigrant-issues/daca-appeal-heads-to-supreme-court/a61463-1 February 15, 2018 – Andrea Sears, Public News Service (PA) Play Audio in Browser Window U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says implementation of DACA exceeded executive authority. (US DHS/Flickr) HARRISBURG, Pa. – The U.S. Supreme Court may … Continued

Sign On to Letter Opposing PA Anti-Sanctuary City Bill

From the Interfaith Immigration Coalition (http://www.interfaithimmigration.org): The letter below is an updated version of a letter sent in 2017 concerning HB 28, legislation that would target Pennsylvania’s sanctuary cities. Some of you may have signed it, and if you have, … Continued

Tell Congress: Roadmap Needed to Protect Temporary Protected Status Recipients

From the American Friends Service Committee (http://www.afsc.org): This week, the Trump administration announced that it would renew the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for Syria but not re-designate the country for protection. Though the decision leaves in place protections for … Continued

Trump Administration Waives over 30 Laws to Jumpstart Border Wall Construction

From Clean Water for All (http://protectcleanwater.org/): “The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has issued a series of waivers for the construction of a border wall section in New Mexico. The department announced that it would be waiving more than 30 … Continued

Sign Up to Lobby Governor Wolf this March to #EndFamilyDetention in PA

From the #ShutDownBerks Coalition (https://www.facebook.com/ShutDownBerksCoalition/): In the coming weeks, the Shut Down Berks Coalition will be organizing a month of lobbying to persuade Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf to issue an Emergency Removal Order, thus ensuring no further families are held … Continued

Two Urgent Actions on the Environment—and One for DREAMers!

Contact PA Senators: We Need to Hold Scott Pruitt Accountable to the Mission of the EPA From Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (http://www.paipl.org): EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is set to appear before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on … Continued