Thursday, August 10, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: Blanc, community leaders to hold press conference to mark anniversary of DACA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Aug. 10, 2017
Contact: Jacqueline Sandoval
602-926-5848
jsandoval@azleg.gov


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
      8 a.m.

Where: Arizona House of Representatives, 
       Rose Garden   
       1700 W. Washington
       Phoenix, Arizona 85007



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