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Anti-immigrant bill passes House Committee in Florida

Anti-immigrant bill passes House Committee in Florida


Today, the Florida House Judiciary Committee voted in favor (10-7) of anti-immigrant bill HB9, which aims to legalize racial profiling while punishing local municipalities for protecting its residents. Even though a similar bill approved in Texas earlier this year has received national backlash and constitutional concerns, Florida legislators moved forward to threaten public safety and undermine local democracy by bringing Trump’s anti-immigrant policies to our state. Read More
FLORIDA HOUSE TO VOTE ON ANTI-IMMIGRANT BILL

FLORIDA HOUSE TO VOTE ON ANTI-IMMIGRANT BILL


Immigrant families and advocates mobilize to the state’s capitol to speak against anti-immigrant bill, House Bill 9, scheduled to be heard on Tuesday, November 7th, 2017. Vans will be departing from Hialeah in Miami, Tampa, and Orlando. Read More
5 Years of DACA and the Future of TPS

5 Years of DACA and the Future of TPS


Last week marked the five-year anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program, which grants protection from deportation to many young immigrants. In the five years since the announcement of DACA, an estimated 95% of DACA youth and young adults are either working or attending school, contributing to their local communities and the economy. Read More
VICTORY! All 9 anti-immigrant bills are defeated in Florida!

VICTORY! All 9 anti-immigrant bills are defeated in Florida!


Florida’s Legislative sessions comes to an end as Immigrant rights advocates celebrate the defeat of all anti-immigrant and anti-refugee bills proposed. The 2017 session marks one of the most aggressive sessions with 9 Trump-Inspired bills ranging from the criminalization of immigrant by raising the penalties solely based on the person’s immigration status, to punishing city and counties for wanting to protect all of their residents. Read More
Pam Bondi: Withdraw Florida from partisan lawsuit attacking immigrants in Florida!

Pam Bondi: Withdraw Florida from partisan lawsuit attacking immigrants in Florida!

Immigrants are a part of the Florida community and deserve a chance to work hard, contribute, and be together. Tell Attorney General Pam Bondi to drop Florida’s name from this

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¡Conduzcamos seguros en el estado del sol!

¡Conduzcamos seguros en el estado del sol!

¡Firma nuestra petición en apoyo de las licencias de conducir para todos los conductores de la Florida! Ayudanos a asegurar que nuestras calles sean seguras.…

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