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Episode 12 of Our Podcast: “The Republican Shutdown”, with Gabe Ortiz is Available Now

 

This week’s edition of the America’s Voice podcast, “180 Days,” is now available. The weekly podcast will run over the next six months as we approach the March 6, 2018 deadline for DACA. We cover the fight to protect Dreamers and pass the Dream Act – and other immigration news.

This week we hung out with special guest Gabe Ortiz, staff writer at Daily Kos and Twitter extraordinaire. It’s almost December, which means it’s crunch time for the Dream Act — call your members of Congress and tell them they need to support legislation before the end of this year! Republicans are claiming that any government shutdown, if one happens, will be the Democrats’ fault. But let’s remember, Republicans own the whole government. They can either try and work with the extremist right-wingers in their caucus, or pass the Dream Act, which the vast majority of Americans support.

Listen to episode 12 of our podcast below. Tune in next Friday for more!