NCLR to Testify at House Hearing on Interior Immigration Enforcement Bill




June 11 2013



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:

Joseph Rendeiro
jrendeiro@nclr.org
(202) 776-1566

On Thursday, June 13, Clarissa Martínez de Castro, Director of Immigration and Civic Engagement at NCLR (National Council of La Raza), will testify at a House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary hearing on H.R. 2278, the “Strengthen and Fortify Enforcement (SAFE) Act.” Martínez de Castro’s testimony will focus on the ways that this legislation will expand many of the wasteful and misguided enforcement policies that have caused fear and insecurity in communities across the country. For more details about the hearing, including an updated witness list and prepared testimony, please visit the House Judiciary Committee website.

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WHAT:         House Committee on the Judiciary hearing on H.R. 2278, the “Strengthen and Fortify Enforcement Act”

WHO:          Clarissa Martínez de Castro, Director of Immigration and Civic Engagement, NCLR

WHEN:        Thursday, June 13, 2013
                      2:00 p.m.

WHERE:      Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2141
                      45 Independence Ave, S.W.
                      Washington, D.C. 20515

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Geography:California, Far West, Midwest, Northeast, Southeast, Texas