Despite the Congressí august recess, pro-immigration advocates are embracing for more active campaign in congressional districts during the recess.
Along with NYIC and other representatives of advocacy organizations, Grace Shim, the Executive Director of Minkwon Center and Christina Chang, the Advocacy Coordinator have met Joseph Crowley (D- 7th District) and urged him to fight for the passing of Comprehensive Immigration Reform in the House.
During the meeting, Executive Director Shim asked Congressman Crowley to be an active advocate in CIR discussion by using his leadership position as the Vice-Chair of the Democratic Caucus.
The same day David Chung, Minkwon Centerís Yoouth Organizer and his Youth Empowerment Program participants attended the welcome back party hosted by immigration advocacy groups for Congressman Peter King (R- 2nd District). - To read Korean version of this article click here
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