Push seeks in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants (Richmond Dispatch)

As comprehensive immigration reform continues to languish in Congress, Republicans and Democrats in the Virginia General Assembly are renewing their push for allowing eligible undocumented immigrants to pay in-state tuition rates. Del. Alfonso H. Lopez, D-Arlington, said that today he will roll out the Virginia Tuition Equality Act — his third attempt to get the […]

Fasting in support of immigration reform

Edgar Aranda, the Chair of the Virginia Coalition of Latino Organization (VACOLAO) and Dan Choi, President of the Coalition of Asia Pacific Americans of Virginia (CAPAVA) began fasting today in solidarity with those fasting for immigration reform for the past twenty-two days. Their sacrifice underscores the urgency of the need for reform without which thousands […]

Coalicion por los derechos de los inmigrantes en Virginia continua luchando por una reforma migratoria – UNIVISION

La coalicion por los derechos del inmigrante de Virginia, viene organizando LA CAMINATA “cruzando el puente por una reform migratoria” Caminaremos 6.7-mile desde Arlington, VA a la Capitolio de US este miercoles 20 de novimebre 2013. Comenzaremos en la iglesia de San Charles Borromeo de Arlington, cruzaremos el puente “Key”, calle M, Pennsylvania hasta llegar […]

Conference Call: Debriefing on Virginia’s Elections, and Immigrant Advocacy in the 2014 General Assembly

Conference Call: Debriefing on Virginia’s Elections, and Immigrant Advocacy in the 2014 General Assembly VACOLAO and CAPAVA invites you to participate in our conference call that will discuss the recent Virginia statewide elections and their implications for our legislative advocacy efforts during the 2014 General Assembly. This year’s election has shifted the political map in our […]