Activist Groups Rebuke Obama for Response to Central American Children

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The influential National Coordinating Committee for Fair and Humane Immigration Reform 2014, a coalition of more than 50 organizations, is sending the following rebuke to President Barack Obama for his administration’s handling of the surge of women and an estimated 50,000 unaccompanied minors along our nation’s borders.

Among key signatories are the Protect Our Families and Save the Children Campaign; Hermandad Mexicana; Mexican American Political Association; California-Mexico Studies Center; Southern California Immigration Coalition; Labor Council for Latin American Advancement-Sacramento; Alliance for Immigrant and Refugee Rights-Chicago; United Front for Immigrants-Chicago; El Comite de Washington-Seattle; and The Willie C. Velázquez Institute.

Read their open letter to the Congressional Hispanic Caucus.