immigration

Help first-time immigrant voters make it to the polls!

October 4th, 2018
“More than anything I just want to be counted…to have my voice heard and to cast my vote.”  Tena’s words came over 35 years after she first immigrated to America from Chihuahua, Mexico. On an arduous pathway to citizenship, over … Read More

Congress Has Taken Dreamers Hostage – Be Part of the Hostage-Saving Operation!

March 5th, 2018
  Congress has taken Dreamers hostage! Congress has failed Dreamers. Again. If Congress won’t vote for the American Dream, we need to give them enough votes as ransom to secure our Dreamers’ futures. We need you to be a Dream… Read More

2018 Latino Advocacy Day

February 23rd, 2018
Political power starts with YOU!   Let’s build power together! Are you interested in: – Reproductive Rights – Immigrant Rights – Economic Justice – Environmental Justice – more! Don’t forget to Save the Date for LAD’s (Latino/a Advocacy Day) 12th… Read More

American DREAM: Call, Email, Tweet your Legislator

February 14th, 2018
Advocate for the American DREAM!  Join us in reaching Sen. Bennet, Sen. Gardner, Rep. Tipton, and Rep. Coffman to urge them to pass a #CleanDreamAct that protects #Dreamers without holding them hostage for draconian anti-immigrant measures. There are 17,300 Dreamers… Read More

Tour of Dreams Colorado

February 2nd, 2018
6 Dreamers 3 Allies 9 towns 5 days 1 Dream The American Dream. The Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition is working with member organizations from across the great state of Colorado to travel to 9 different towns, which will host 10… Read More

Bipartisan Governor Coalition Urges Congress to Pass Legislation for Dreamers

December 20th, 2017
A bipartisan coalition of Governors from across the country, including Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, and governors from Ohio, Montana, Pennsylvania, Nevada, Massachusetts, Vermont, Minnesota, North Carolina, Alaska, and Utah  have signed onto a letter urging Speaker of the House Paul… Read More

Trump actions increase anxiety among immigrants in Roaring Fork Valley

September 7th, 2017
Trump actions increase anxiety among immigrants in Roaring Fork Valley Scott Condon The Aspen Times September 4, 2017   For Glenwood Springs attorney Ted Hess, whose firm specializes in immigration law, the election of Donald Trump has created a boom… Read More

With DACA rescinded, Boulder rallies to support immigrants

September 7th, 2017
Boulder residents reacted to President Trump’s decision to withdraw the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program with rallies, protests and meetings, largely condemning the measure as harsh and unfair. Boulder residents reacted to President Trump’s decision to withdraw the Deferred… Read More

Gardner, Bennet support immigration act

September 7th, 2017
Move comes after Trump’s decision to do away with DACA By Amy Maestas Herald Staff Writer Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017 10:20 PM Colorado Sens. Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner on Tuesday signed on as co-sponsors of the DREAM Act of… Read More