Posts Tagged as "Undocumented Immigrants"

Waiting For Reform– What Immigrants Can Do Now

Mar. 8, 2016 / By
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As millions of immigrant families await for the Supreme Court to rule on the fate of President Obama’s DACA and DAPA programs, what should they do now?

Long Beach City Council Supports Immigrants In Federal Court

Dec. 9, 2015 / By
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On Dec. 1, Long Beach residents gathered inside City Hall to ask that Long Beach be added to a long list of neighborhood cities who currently stand in support of DACA/DAPA.
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Does DACA Make You More Dateable?

Oct. 2, 2015 / By
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Asian Americans need to join the immigration movement to diversify it, perform more outreach, and gain as strong a media presence on the issue of immigration as Latinos have.
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My Health Shouldn’t Have a Price Tag; DACA Youth Turned Away for Medi-Cal

Sep. 28, 2015 / By
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California is one of a handful of states that runs a parallel health insurance program, Medi-Cal, that is wholly funded by state dollars and is available to low-income residents, including DACA recipients.

Supervisors End Immigration Enforcement Program In LA County

May. 12, 2015 / By
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L.A. County Sheriff's Dept. officers will no longer be able to act as federal immigration enforcement, according to a recent vote by the Board of Supervisors.

Texas Judge Injunction: How Local Groups Are Reacting

Feb. 18, 2015 / By
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Contact:                                                                                  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Alicia Morales

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Long Beach Community Prepares for Administrative Relief and Reacts to Texas Judge’s injunction

Long Beach, CA- February 18th, 2015

Yesterday, Judge Hansen from Texas temporarily issued an injunction against President Obama’s Administrative Relief program 2 days before the implementation of an expanded DACA program that would enable additional “Dreamers” (undocumented youth brought here as children) to have temporary protection from deportation, a social security number and a work permit...

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After AB60, Some Immigrants Have a Hard Time Getting a License

Jan. 30, 2015 / By
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The law is expected to bring a number of positive changes, from immigrants’ ability to get to school and work without fear of being stopped, to improving driver’s safety in general. But some say the road ahead isn’t as smooth as they thought it would be.

Long Beach Community Reacts to President Obama’s Immigration Action

Nov. 21, 2014 / By
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On Thursday night, November 20th, a diverse group of Long Beach residents—mothers, fathers, young people and others, gathered in Cesar Chavez Park in the cold night air to watch the historic Executive Action announcement by President Obama...

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One Long Beach Dreamer’s Success Story

Nov. 21, 2014 / By
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Last night, Pres. Obama announced the steps he is taking under executive action to fix the broken immigration system. While millions of undocumented immigrants will be granted a pathway to citizenship, millions more are still left invisible. Today, VoiceWaves highlights one undocumented success story.

Need help filling out your DACA application?

Jun. 25, 2014 / By
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Need help filling out your DACA application?

Come and get help at our legal clinic:

When: Sat, June 28, 10am – 2pm

Where: The Center Long Beach, 2017 East 4th Street, Long Beach, CA

-Assistance will be on site to help you prepare your DACA application

-Resources for DACA renewals will be on site...

Life After DACA: One Policy, Different Outcomes

Jan. 9, 2014 / By
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Since President Obama established the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in August 2012, more than 400,000 young people have received DACA benefits...