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Help Make Banners and Art for May 1st

Making Banners and Art for May 1st INOVA Gallery, Kenilworth Building 2155 N Prospect Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202 Friday, April 12th, 4pm-10pm Saturday, April 13th, 10am-10pm Sunday, April 14th, 10am-10pm Note: We will have shuttles running to and from 1027 S 5th St at 12pm and 3pm on Saturday and Sunday for people who need […]

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Statewide Bus Information for May Day 2019

Call the numbers listed or enter your information in the form at the bottom to reserve a spot on the bus. Please note, every bus costs between $700 and $1000 to reserve, so we are requesting donations to help pay for the cost. Llama los teléfonos abajo o inscribe sus datos abajo para reservar asientos en […]

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Support Driver Licenses for All at the Milwaukee-area Joint Finance Committee Hearing

Driver Licenses for All Presence at the Milwaukee-area Joint Finance Committee Hearing Wednesday, April 10th | 7am Oak Creek Community Center 8580 S Howell Ave, Oak Creek, WI 53154 Info: 414-828-2692   In order to restore driver licenses for immigrant families and low-income people in Wisconsin, the state legislature’s Joint Finance Committee must pass a […]

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Milwaukee County Overwhelmingly Passes Resolution Supporting Restoring State Driver Licenses for Immigrants

MILWAUKEE – Thursday morning, the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors overwhelmingly passed a resolution declaring support for restoring access to driver licenses at the state level for all Wisconsin residents regardless of immigration status. The Racine Common Council passed a similar resolution in January. The Milwaukee County resolution was introduced by County Supervisor Sylvia Ortiz-Velez, and it […]

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Immigrant Families & Broad Coalition Fill the Capitol to Restore Driver Licenses for All

MADISON, WISCONSIN – On Thursday, hundreds of immigrant families and supporters from throughout Wisconsin visited legislators to urge support for restoring driver licenses for immigrants and low-income people in Wisconsin. Participants came from over 11 cities, including Madison, Waukesha, Racine, Kenosha, Wautoma, Wisconsin Dells, Green Bay, Appleton, Lake Geneva, Arcadia, and Milwaukee. Participants visited the office […]

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DNC Chair Tom Perez Praises Voces de la Frontera

Milwaukee was selected to host the 2020 Democratic National Convention. Tom Perez, Chair of the Democratic National Committee, credited Voces de la Frontera for playing a part in his decision to select Milwaukee. (Skip to 27:55)

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Join us on March 14 in Madison! Reserve your seats on our bus today!

ESPAÑOL ABAJO Join us to urge lawmakers to support restoring driver’s licenses for immigrants and low-income people in Wisconsin! We’ll gather at 10am at Bethel Lutheran Church, 312 Wisconsin Ave in Madison, just down the street from the Capitol. We’ll conduct a lobby training and divide up into teams based on geography to go visit legislators.  After […]

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Following Sheriff Lucas’ Reforms, ICE’s Threats Will Not Intimidate Milwaukee

Thursday, February 28, 2019 MILWAUKEE – In response to Milwaukee County Sheriff Earnell Lucas’ announcement on Wednesday that his agency will no longer share information with or hand people over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in absence of a judge’s warrant, ICE declared that they would “continue to conduct at-large arrests in local neighborhoods […]

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Sheriff Lucas Keeps His Promise to Improve Public Safety & Protect Immigrant Rights

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 MILWAUKEE – On Tuesday, Milwaukee County Sheriff Earnell Lucas released a statement announcing that “absent a judicial warrant, the Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office is not sharing information with ICE regarding persons detained in the Milwaukee County Jail.” On Wednesday, Sheriff Lucas held a press conference to further discuss this and other reforms. […]

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White Nationalist Authoritarianism is the Emergency

Friday, February 15, 2019 MILWAUKEE – On Friday, President Trump declared a national emergency in a bid to spend billions of dollars not authorized by Congress to build more walls along the US-Mexico border. Trump’s declaration follows Congress’ explicit refusal to fully fund his efforts to build a border wall. Voces de la Frontera issued the following […]

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