Thursday, August 15, 2013

Hernandez hosting comprehensive immigration reform forum with La Fundación México Presente

Hernandez hosting comprehensive immigration reform forum with La Fundación México Presente

STATE CAPITOL, PHOENIX - Rep. Lydia Hernandez, D-Phoenix (District 29), is hosting a forum on the comprehensive immigration reform movement for Latino legislators and national leaders with La Fundación México Presente.

“La Fundación México Presente is an international mobilization organization that is committed to acting as a liaison between Mexico and the United States,” Hernandez said. “This forum will bring together Latino legislators and leaders from around the nation and Mexico to discuss the relationship between our two countries, comprehensive immigration reform and the importance of civic engagement.”

Who:               Rep. Lydia Hernandez and Alfonso Zapata Huesca, president of La Fundación México Presente with
Rep. Catherine Miranda, D-Phoenix (District 27)
                        Rep. Lupe Contreras, D-Phoenix (District 19)
                        Rep. Juan Carlos Escamilla, D-San Luis (District 4)
                        And other elected and community leaders
When:              Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013
                        11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Where:            Arizona House of Representatives
                        House Floor Gallery
                        1700 W. Washington St.
                        Phoenix, Arizona 85007

“This is an opportunity to review the expectations of our community and evaluate the breadth and scope of the immigrant movement in this country to develop a collaborative working relationship for a prosperous future for all,” Hernandez said.


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