Immigration Reform 2013
Challenges & Opportunities
photo credits: Latino Policy Forum
Loyola University welcomed an expert panel who presented the viability of reform in 2013, a response to the Senate’s proposal, the economic implications for the Midwest and what national advocates hope and fear may see included in pending legislation.
More than 200 community members, advocates, and guests were present to hear what is being proposed by the Senate and in Washington, D.C..
Sylvia Puente, Executive Director, Latino Policy Forum
Fernando Diaz, Editor Hoy Newspaper
Oscar Chacon, Executive Director, NALACC
Dr. Rachel Bronson, Vice President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs
James Ferg-Cadima, Regional Counsel, National Public Policy MALDEF
Tara Magner, Program Officer, The MacArthur Foundation
Laura Vazquez, Immigration Legislative Analyst, NCLR
Moises Hernandez, Board of Directors, Latinos Progresando
Mony Ruiz-Velasco, Legal Director National Immigrant Justice Center, a Heartland Alliance Partner
Left to Right: Moises Hernandez, Mony Ruiz-Velasco, Jim Ferg-Cadmia, Rachel Bronson, Larua Vazquez, Oscar Chacon