Aug. 10, 2017
Contact: Jacqueline Sandoval
MEDIA ADVISORY: Blanc, community leaders to hold press conference to mark anniversary of DACA
STATE CAPITOL, PHOENIX – On Tuesday, Aug. 15, Rep. Isela Blanc, D-Tempe (District 26), and other community leaders will mark the anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, also known as DACA.
"We will celebrate the success of DACA, while acknowledging that the future of the program is in jeopardy. We need tell our leaders to protect the economic benefits this program brings to our state," Blanc said.
Who: Rep. Isela Blanc, D-Tempe (District 26)
Daniel A. Rodriguez, attorney, DACA recipient
Lorenzo Sierra, vice-chair, Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Lydia Guzman, director of advocacy, Chicanos Por La Causa
Rep. Cesar Chavez, D-Phoenix (District 29)
Alejandra Gomez, co-executive director of LUCHA
Other community leaders
When: Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017
Where: Arizona House of Representatives,
1700 W. Washington
Phoenix, Arizona 85007