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Virginia Organizing and NewBridges Immigrant Resource Center to Host Workshop for Employers of Immigrants

Virginia Organizing and NewBridges Immigrant Resource Center to Host Workshop for Employers of Immigrants

What: Workshop to assist employers with worker eligibility When: Tuesday, May 26 from 3 to 5 p.m. Where: Massanutten Regional Library Main Branch Meeting Room (174 South Main Stre ...

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Virginia Organizing to Hold Immigration Protest at Rep. Rigell’s Office

Virginia Organizing to Hold Immigration Protest at Rep. Rigell’s Office

What: Demonstration in support of comprehensive immigration reform When: Wednesday, April 1 at noon Where: U.S. Representative Scott Rigell’s Virginia Beach Office (4772 Euclid Ro ...

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Good News for Civil Rights!

Good News for Civil Rights!

We are excited to report that Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring issued an advisory opinion opposing the enforcement of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) holds in Virg ...

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Fredericksburg Virginia Organizing Leader Spoke Out on Immigration in Washington, D.C. Today

Fredericksburg Virginia Organizing Leader Spoke Out on Immigration in Washington, D.C. Today

Fredericksburg, Va.­­—Fredericksburg Virginia Organizing leader Domingo Bautista attended a media conference in Washington, D.C. today to discuss how he and his family will be dir ...

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Community to Gather in Celebration of Immigration Relief and to Call on Congress for Reform

Community to Gather in Celebration of Immigration Relief and to Call on Congress for Reform

For Immediate Release: December 1, 2014 What: “Light the Way” gathering for comprehensive immigration reform When: Monday, December 1, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. Where: Town Center of Virg ...

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Immigration reform advocates cheer Obama’s order

Immigration reform advocates cheer Obama’s order

Photo Credit: Vicki Cronis-Nohe | The Virginian-Pilot Published in The Virginian-Pilot on November 22, 2014 By Gabriella Souza Local advocates for immigration reform were cheering ...

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Real change, real reform

Real change, real reform

When I was arrested in June standing up for comprehensive immigration reform, I did so on the hope that our actions would bring good news for our immigrant brothers and sisters! L ...

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Virginia Organizing Applauds President Obama’s Action on Immigration Reform; Calls on Congress to Move Forward

Virginia Organizing Applauds President Obama’s Action on Immigration Reform; Calls on Congress to Move Forward

Virginia Organizing applauds President Barack Obama’s announcement to extend deferred action consideration for additional immigrants working and living in the United States. “The ...

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Contributing to the New Economy: New data show immigrants continue to be an asset to Virginia’s economy

Contributing to the New Economy: New data show immigrants continue to be an asset to Virginia’s economy

Immigrant households are significant contributors to Virginia’s economy and help the state outperform the country as a whole in education, labor force participation, and household ...

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Take A Stand for Civil Rights!

Take A Stand for Civil Rights!

In Virginia, some local sheriffs are keeping individuals in custody for 48 hours after they would normally be released due to a hold issued by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforce ...

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