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Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published May 17, 2013

ADVISORY/IMMIGRATION: CARDIN TRAVELS TO CASA DE MARYLAND TO DISCUSS IMMIGRATION REFORM WITH COMMUNITY LEADERS



For Immediate Release
CONTACT:

Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524 or 202-320-0819
May 17, 2013

 

 

*** MEDIA ADVISORY **

 

CARDIN TRAVELS TO CASA DE MARYLAND TO DISCUSS IMMIGRATION REFORM

 

WITH COMMUNITY LEADERS

 

 

 

On Monday, May 20 at 1:00pmU.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) will visit CASA de Maryland in Prince George’s County to discuss immigration reform with community leaders from across the Maryland-Washington Suburbs.  The event follows the first week of deliberation by the Senate Judiciary Committee of comprehensive immigration reform legislation (S. 744). It also comes just days after a group in the House of Representatives announced that they had reached a bipartisan agreement on immigration reform.

 

WHAT:           Immigration Reform Roundtable

 

WHO:            U.S. Senator Ben Cardin

                        CASA de Maryland

Additional Community Leaders

 

WHEN:          Monday, May 20 at 1:00pm

 

WHERE:         CASA de Maryland Multicultural Center

                        8151 15th Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20783

 

 

 

CASA of Maryland is a community organization that was founded in 1985 by Central American refugees and North Americans.  CASA's primary mission is to work with the community to improve the quality of life and fight for equal treatment and full access to resources and opportunities for low-income Latinos and their families. CASA also works with other low-income immigrant communities and organizations, makes its programs and activities available to them, and advocates for social, political, and economic justice for all low-income communities.