For Immediate Release
CONTACT: Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524 or 202-320-0819
May 20, 2013
*** MEDIA ADVISORY **
CARDIN TRAVELS TO CASA DE MARYLAND TO DISCUSS IMMIGRATION REFORM WITH COMMUNITY LEADERS
TODAY/Monday, May 20 at 1:00pm, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) will visit CASA de Maryland in Prince George’s County to discuss immigration reform with community leaders from across the Maryland-Washington Suburbs. The event follows the first week of deliberation by the Senate Judiciary Committee of comprehensive immigration reform legislation (S. 744). It also comes just days after a group in the House of Representatives announced that they had reached a bipartisan agreement on immigration reform.
WHAT: Immigration Reform Roundtable
WHO: U.S. Senator Ben Cardin
CASA de Maryland
Additional Community Leaders
WHEN: Monday, May 20 at 1:00pm
WHERE: CASA de Maryland Multicultural Center
8151 15th Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20783
CASA of Maryland is a community organization that was founded in 1985 by Central American refugees and North Americans. CASA's primary mission is to work with the community to improve the quality of life and fight for equal treatment and full access to resources and opportunities for low-income Latinos and their families. CASA also works with other low-income immigrant communities and organizations, makes its programs and activities available to them, and advocates for social, political, and economic justice for all low-income communities.