Tuesday, April 6th, Franciscan Action Network joined Church World Service and 17 other faith-based organizations in filing an amicus brief supporting the Obama Administration's executive actions on immigration with the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
FAN Vows to Continue to Advocate that Congress Take the Next Step in Protecting Those Not Protected By Executive Order
FAN is honored to host the documentary Apple Forecast: Immigration Reform by filmmaker and producer Kathryn Smith Pyle. To read a statement about the film by Kathryn, click here.
"Inspired by several courageous farmers who have protested that the immigration system is hurting their business, I decided to make a very short documentary film giving voice to small farmers."
FAN works closely with the USCCB's Justice for Immigrants campaign (JFI) to promote comprehensive legislation on immigration reform which includes an earned, accessible path to citizenship, family unity, and protection of workers, refugees and asylum seekers...
Just last week, the Senate passed immigration reform with a robustly bipartisan 68-32 vote, and now the big question is what the House will do.
FAN supports passage of the bipartisan Senate immigration bill S744 to repair our country's broken immigration system.