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This Week in the Immigration Debate: MD and HI Courts Rule Against Trump’s Muslim and Refugee Ban; Trump’s Deportation Force Funding Request

 

***MEDIA ADVISORY***
TODAY, March 16
1 pm EST
DIAL IN: 800-895-1549 ; PASSCODE: ‘IMMIGRATION’

This Week in the Immigration Debate: MD and HI Courts Rule Against Trump’s Muslim and Refugee Ban; Trump’s Deportation Force Funding Request

Washington, DC – Following the Hawaii and Maryland court rulings against Trump’s Muslim and refugee ban and Trump’s $3 billion dollar funding request to Congress to expand his Deportation Force and immigrant detention camps, legal experts and advocates will gather on a press call TODAY, March 16 at 1 pm EST to discuss the latest developments in the battle over Trump’s extreme anti-immigrant, anti-refugee, anti-Muslim, and un-American policies.

WHO:

  • Kamal Essaheb, Director of Policy & Advocacy, National Immigration Law Center
  • Tom Jawetz, Vice President of Immigration, Center for American Progress
  • Jen Smyers, Director of Policy and Advocacy, Immigration and Refugee Program, Church World Service
  • Lynn Tramonte, Deputy Director, America’s Voice Education Fund (Moderator)

WHEN: TODAY, March 16 at 1 PM Eastern

DIAL IN: 800-895-1549; PASSCODE: ‘IMMIGRATION’