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U.S Chamber, Southern Baptists Make Immigration Reform One of Their Top Legislative Priorities

**Video available at www.c-span.org** WASHINGTON,D.C.— Days before the inauguration and just as the 113th Congress is settling into place, the CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and a former Secretary of Commerce under President George W. Bush joined law enforcement and faith leaders at a press conference to urge Congress to…
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NCLR Commends President’s Approach to Preventing Gun Violence

NCLR (National Council of La Raza) praised President Obama’s announcement of a comprehensive proposal, including 23 executive measures, aimed at curbing gun violence in the wake of the tragedy inNewtown,Conn.  The President requested that Congress immediately advance a ban on military-style assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines as well as…
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This Week in Immigration

Business and Religious Leaders Come Together to Champion Immigration Reform Immigration reform is an undertaking of such importance that it should transcend partisanship. That was the fundamental message of the business and religious leaders who gathered together yesterday at a press conference organized by the National Immigration Forum. The press…
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Voto Latino Celebrates 2013 Inauguration with Intimate Gathering

Maria Teresa Kumar, Rosario Dawson, Wilmer Valderrama and More Commemorate President Obama’s Reelection and the Role of the Latino Vote.   Washington, DC [CapitalWirePR] January 18, 2013 - Non-partisan voter registration organization Voto Latino, their celebrity coalition, elected officials and media will come together for an intimate celebration to commemorate…
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