immigration reform

Immigration rally
8:28 am
Wed October 9, 2013

WestSouthwest: Protesting over immigration

Wendy Medrano arrested Tuesday in Washington D.C.
Credit Allison Colberg, Michigan United

Interview with Wendy Medrano

Wendy Medrano says the nation's immigration policies fractured her family for many years. 

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WMUK News
8:11 am
Fri March 29, 2013

Upton: immigration reform this summer

Immigration reform rally in Miami, Jan. 2013
Credit Alan Diaz / AP Photo

A bi-partisan group of senators in Washington called the “Gang of Eight” is expected to unveil an immigration reform plan early next month. Immigrant advocates hope it will include a “pathway to citizenship” for many of those in the country without documents. Some of those advocates rallied outside the Kalamazoo office of Congressman Fred Upton (R-Saint Joseph) on Good Friday.

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6:15 am
Tue February 26, 2013

Rally for immigration reform in Kalamazoo

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The Michigan Organizing Project staged rally, which included many personal stories from immigrants.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- When Jenn Amaya's mother left for a trip to her home in Mexico in 2009, Jenn didn't think it would be the last time she would see her mom.