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More than 700 Texans come to the Austin Convention

More than 700 Texans come to the Austin Convention

MORE THAN 700 TEXANS GATHER TO ASK FOR COMPREHENSIVE IMMIGRATION REFORM Diverse sectors of Texas represented in state-wide convention in Austin Austin, TX – More than 700 community members, advocates, business leaders, people of...

Press conference today with Sheriff Wiles

Press conference today with Sheriff Wiles

**Press conference, Re: Texas Convention for Immigrant Integration, February 17, 2010** EL PASOANS JOIN 500 TEXANS IN AUSTIN TO ASK FOR COMPREHENSIVE IMMIGRATION REFORM Local group is key organizer of state-wide convention EL PASO...

Updated agenda with SPEAKERS is here!

Updated agenda with SPEAKERS is here!

Texas Convention for Immigrant Integration “A Call for Reform” February 20th, 2009 Austin, Texas Agenda 12 Noon Registration 1:00 p.m. Welcome to the Texas Convention Adriana Cadena, Coordinator, Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance, El...

The Texas convention agenda is here!

The Texas convention agenda is here!

Texas Convention for Immigrant Integration “A Call for Reform” February 20th, 2009 Austin, Texas Tentative Agenda 12 Noon               Registration 1:00 p.m.             Welcome to the Texas Convention 1:10 p.m.             Invocation 1:15 p.m. Family Reunification It...

Border Stakeholders

Border Stakeholders

Giving the border a voice from San Diego to Brownsville In December 2009 and January 2010, the Border Network for Human Rights (BNHR) organized two working meetings between border stakeholders, including community organizations, and...

Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Putting the border back in the national debate over immigration reform Comprehensive immigration reform did not always include provisions for sensible border enforcement. Rather, legislators focused solely on interior enforcement. To the extent that...

Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance (RITA)

Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance (RITA)

Organizing Texan communities around the need for immigration reform In July 2009, the Border Network for Human Rights(BNHR) and its partners across the state of Texas organized the Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance, or...