“Let’s do it now, let’s not delay, let’s get this done in a bipartisan fashion,” said President Obama.
“I am very interested as a school teacher in making sure the most vulnerable that I work with daily are able to have the opportunities that American promises all its citizens, especially our children.”
“This is why educators are in this fight. We want ALL of our students to be able to pursue their dreams.”
Rally-goers pressed the House of Representatives to bring a comprehensive immigration bill to the floor for a vote.
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Las Vegas school bus driver Aurora Vigil and her two school-age daughters live every day with the pain of separation from her husband, their father.
“I did it for David. I did it for Carlos. I did it for my former students. I did it for the students in your classrooms who aspire to become Americans too.”
Rocío Inclán: “As an educator I have a moral responsibility to speak up for our students, their families and for educators. If not now, when? If not us, mothers, daughters, and educators, then who?
With 70 percent of Americans supporting a path to citizenship, pressure builds on Congress to act.
David Liendo — “What stood out to me about Ms. Becker was that she tried to help every single student. Everyone in the classroom trusted her. She believed in us and taught us to believe in ourselves. She helped us create goals and develop a plan to achieve them.”