Faith Leaders Hold Press Conference Applauding Supreme Court’s DACA Decision



June 18, 2020



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Faith Leaders Hold Press Conference Applauding Supreme Court’s DACA Decision


Washington, D.C. -- On Friday, June 19 at 10 a.m. EDT, faith leaders will hold a virtual press conference to applaud the Supreme Court's decision striking down the Trump administration’s attempt to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. While the Justices did the right thing by upholding DACA, we still have much work to do in the fight for human dignity and against the Trump administration’s white supremacist, anti-family agenda. As people of faith, we believe all of God’s children have dignity, no matter which country they were born in.   


What: DACA Teleconference with faith leaders



June 19 at 10 a.m. EDT



Register via Zoom



Rev. Jennifer Butler, CEO, Faith in Public Life
José Arnulfo Cabrera, DACA Recipient, Director of Education and Advocacy for Migration, Ignatian Solidarity Network
Rev. Teresa (Terri) Hord Owens, General Minister & President, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the United States and Canada
Sister Simone Campbell, Executive Director, NETWORK Lobby for Catholic Social Justice
Rabbi Jason Kimelman-Block, Washington Director, Bend the Arc Jewish Action




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