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Free To Stay, Free To Move Champions Deliver Impressive Victories

Washington, D.C. – United We Dream Action endorsed candidates Rashida Tlaib (MI-13), Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) and Raul Grijalva (AZ-03) all won their primary elections held yesterday and delivered impressive victories.  Juanita A. Monsalve, Senior Marketing & Creative Director of United We Dream Action, said: “Voters in Michigan, Washington, and Arizona

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Trump is a Threat to Our Democracy

Washington, D.C. – Today, Trump suggested in a tweet that the November election should be delayed. Cristina Jimenez, Executive Director & Co-Founder of United We Dream Action, said: “Trump does not have the power to delay the election. But we must all take his tweet as a serious threat to

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Immigrant Youth Activate Their Network Of Voters To Get Trump Out

Washington, D.C. – Today, United We Dream Action launched the Here To Stay Squad, a new network of immigrant young people who’ll volunteer to mobilize voters to get Trump and his Republican anti-immigrant enablers out of office this November.  Yesterday, Trump announced his latest attack to dismantle DACA, and has

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Trump Attacks DACA Again, We Will Hold Him Accountable in November

Washington, D.C. – Today, the Trump administration announced a new memo attacking the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. This announcement comes a month after the Supreme Court delivered Trump a loss, calling his decision to end the program as “arbitrary and capricious.”  Cristina Jimenez, Executive Director & Co-Founder

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Trump’s Attempt to Erase Immigrants In Census Data Hurts Us All

Washington, D.C. – Today, President Trump is expected to sign an executive order to ban immigrants from being counted in the 2020 Census by limiting non-Citizens from being included in population numbers for redistricting. This order comes a year after the Supreme Court ruled the Trump administration’s attempts to add

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UWDA Endorsed Candidates Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Jamaal Bowman Win Big

Washington, D.C.  – This week’s primary in New York brought huge wins for anti-establishment candidates, including Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14) and Jamaal Bowman (NY-16). Bowan unseated 31-year incumbent Representative Eliot Engel, while Rep. Ocasio-Cortez beat three Democratic primary challengers.  Cristina Jimenez, Executive Director and Co-Founder of United We Dream Action,

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