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ALERT: Wisconsin Republicans to Hold Hearing on Anti-Immigrant Bill Tuesday

ALERT: Wisconsin Republicans to Hold Hearing on Anti-Immigrant Bill Tuesday Inspired by Donald Trump, Republicans are pushing forward a bill to make police and local officials to ask people about their immigration status   Republicans in Madison are holding a public hearing tomorrow, December 15th, at 9:30am in Room 400 Northeast of the Capitol on Trump-inspired anti-immigrant […]

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Governor Walker Stokes the Flames of Hatred for Refugees

Governor Walker Stokes the Flames of Hatred for Refugees  In the Middle East as in Central America, we must accept refugees forced to move by our own policies MILWAUKEE, WI – Yesterday, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker called on President Obama to not accept refugees from the Syrian Civil War into the United States, and further stated […]

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Join us for the 2015 “Día de Muertos” Gala with Congressman Luis Gutiérrez!

JOIN US FOR THIS YEAR’S GALA!  HONOR THE DEAD AND FIGHT FOR THE LIVING   YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS OUR KEYNOTE SPEAKER U.S. CONGRESSMAN LUIS GUTIÉRREZ    Come celebrate our accomplishments, recognize grassroots leaders, and continue the rich traditions of the Day of the Dead!    Individual tickets are $65 for member and $85 for non-members. You […]

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Wisconsin Immigrant Families Keep Fighting Despite Delay

Wisconsin Immigrant Families Keep Fighting Despite Delay Experts agree DAPA and DACA will ultimately be upheld, immigrant communities continue to prepare for implementation and organize to stop deportations ESPAÑOL ABAJO Today the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit denied the US Department of Justice’s request for an emergency stay in the anti-immigrant lawsuit, […]

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All Out for May First!

On Friday, May 1st, Voces will organize its 10th annual May Day Solidarity March.  We march: To defend administrative relief for immigrants For Immigration reform with a path to citizenship for all For the freedom to organize in the workplace For a living wage To defend our public schools The May Day marches have been among the […]

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IMMIGRANT COMMUNITY MEMBERS RESPOND TO ADMINISTRATIVE RELIEF

MILWAUKEE – In response to President Obama’s November 20th announcement that the White House will take executive action on immigration, Voces de la Frontera released the following statement:  “We welcome this historic step towards equality that comes as a result of the tireless efforts of community members,” said Christine Neumann-Ortiz, Executive Director of Voces de la Frontera. “We know […]

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Join us at this year’s Gala de Colores

Dear supporter,  I would like to extend a warm invitation  for you to Voces de la Frontera’s Gala de  Colores on Friday December 12 2014 at  the Hyatt Regency located at 333 W  Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203.   There will be a VIP cocktail hour with our  Keynote speaker, Pulitzer Prize winning  journalist Jose Antonio […]

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White House Immigration Relief Delay: Politics Over People

In response to the President’s announcement that he will again delay executive action on immigration, Christine Neumann-Ortiz, exective director of Voces de la Frontera, released the following: “Today’s news is a clear statement from Washington that once again, politics trumps the lives of people. Six years ago, President Obama was elected on a pledge to pass immigration […]

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Statement: President Obama Has No Reason To Delay Executive Action

In reaction to President Obama’s June 30th immigration comments, Christine Neumann-Ortiz, Executive Director of Voces de la Frontera, issued the following statement: “Today for the first time, the President promised to act independently of a failed Congress to modernize our immigration policies through executive action.  He has no reason to wait, and every day that he […]

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Milwaukee ICE Raid Bond Fundraiser

Osvin Ayala, whose father Antonio was detained, at Milwaukee’s emergency rally in response to the May 27th raids. After posting bond, his father is out on bail, but still faces deportation proceedings.  DONATE HERE. *ESPAÑOL ABAJO* On Tuesday, May 27th 22 people were taken from their homes and workplaces during an immigration raid conducted in partnership with […]

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