I support immigrants, who should I vote for in:

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November 3, 2020

For U.S. Senate

MJ Hegar

U.S. Senate - TX

  • Hegar has promised to end family separation.
  • Hegar has said she’s in favor of providing a pathway to citizenship for all 1.8 million undocumented immigrants in Texas.

John Cornyn

U.S. Senate - TX

Trump’s Evil Amigos

  • Cornyn has voted to declare English the official language of the U.S., to build a fence along the U.S.-Mexico border, and to penalize immigrant friendly cities by revoking federal funding. 
  • Cornyn has voted against the Dream Act since 2007.
  • Cornyn made xenophobic and racist comments about COVID-19, blaming Chinese culture and Chinese  foods for originating the virus.
  • Cornyn is a staunch Trump supporter, voting with Trump 95% of the time. 

For U.S. Congress

Joaquin Castro

U.S. House - Texas District 20

Endorsed by United We Dream Action!

  • As head of the CHC, Castro has championed the pro-immigrant policies in Congress.
  • Castro refused to give up his phone while visiting a detention center so he could record the visit and expose abuses by CBP.
  • Castro co-sponsored H.R.4646/S.2540 to give immigrants in deportation proceedings the right to counsel.

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Lizzie Fletcher

U.S. House - Texas District 7

  • Fletcher voted to pass the Dream and Promise Act.
  • Fletcher has spoken out against the border wall.
  • Fletcher supports a pathway to citizenship for all undocumented people.

Wesley Hunt

U.S. House - Texas District 7

Trump’s Evil Amigos

  • Hunt is against providing a pathway to citizenship for undocumented people living in the United States.
  • Hunt supports Trump’s racist plan to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
  • Hunt wants to punish immigrant friendly cities by withholding federal funding.

Gina Ortiz Jones

U.S. House - Texas District 23

  • Ortiz Jones is the daughter of immigrants and champions policies that welcome immigrants. 
  • Ortiz Jones supports a clean Dream Act and refuses to use immigrant youth as political pawns.
  • Ortiz Jonez is against Trump’s racist border wall and believes it is ineffective and wasteful. 

Tony Gonzales

U.S. House - Texas District 23

Trump’s Evil Amigos

  • Gonzales wants to end DACA, putting immigrant youth at risk for deportation.
  • Gonzales wants to take away people’s health care by repealing the Affordable Care Act.
  • Trump has endorsed Gonzales saying that Gonzales will work for him.

Sylvia Garcia

U.S. House - Texas District 29

Endorsed by United We Dream Action!

  • Garcia fought fiercely against the extreme right-wing attempt to license detention centers as state childcare facilities.
  • Garcia has fought the discriminatory and racial profiling SB 4 law since the very beginning.
  • Garcia has been an ally for DACA recipients, calling out USCIS over their defiance of the Supreme Court’s decision.

Jaimy Annette Zoboulikos-Blanco

U.S. House - Texas District 29

Trump’s Evil Amigos

  • Inspired by Trump to run, Blanco is a supporter of the president.
  • Blanco has already come out against the BREATHE Act, which was championed by the Movement for Black Lives as a response to the continued violence against Black people by police. 
  • Blanco is anti-choice, pro-2nd amendment and pro-law enforcement.

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UWDA Champions

Candidates UWDA PAC has endorsed because they’ve demonstrated commitment to a vision in which all immigrants and people of color can thrive and pledged to our #FreeToStay platform for immigrant justice.

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Trump’s Evil Amigos

Candidates actively harming our communities and are responsible for allowing Trump to carry out his white supremacist agenda.

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Who Are the Other Folks?

Although there are candidates on here that we have not endorsed, getting them elected will chip away at Trump’s enablers. We need to stop Trump’s Evil Amigos!