Urge Congress to protect Dreamers without harming refugee children.
Republicans in the
House of Representatives have signed a discharge petition to force a vote on
proposals that might provide protection to young Americans without legal
status, also known as Dreamers. It is possible that the final proposal would
include policies that take away trafficking protections for children, make it
harder for people seeking protection to find refuge in our country, and reduce
the ability of families to be unified.
People of faith have
continuously advocated for policies that would provide protection without
harming other vulnerable communities. Take action so that Dreamers who are
pastors, congregants, and vital leaders in ministries throughout the ELCA and
other denominations are legally recognized as the citizens they have always
Please contact your
Members of Congress and urge them to pass legislation to protect Dreamers. Here
are three ways for you to take action:
Dear [Decision Maker],
Sincerely,[Your Name] [Your Address] [City, State ZIP]
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