Friday, April 15, 2016

Congressional Hispanic Caucus, House Democrats to Speak on United States v. Texas Oral Arguments

At 10:00 AM ET today, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) and House Democratic leaders will hold a press conference on the United States v. Texas oral arguments.  The press conference will be livestreamed.

On Monday, April 18, the Supreme Court will hear the oral arguments in United States v. Texas, regarding President Obama’s executive actions to expand Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and implement Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA).

Scheduled speakers:

Xavier Becerra, Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus

Linda T. Sánchez, Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus

Luis Gutiérrez, Co-Chair of the CHC Immigration Task Force

Judy Chu, Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus

Lucille Roybal-Allard, Chair of the Congressional Women’s Working Group on Immigration Reform

Zoe Lofgren, Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee

Jose Aguiluz, DACA Recipient


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