Let’s talk about immigration reform -- Gazette.Net


The Woman’s Democratic Club in Montgomery County invites residents to join Crystal Patterson, director of communications for immigration at the Center for American Progress, Gustavo Torres, executive director at Casa de Maryland and Josephine Garnem, chair of Montgomery County African Affairs Advisory Group to talk about immigration reform.

The event will take place on Monday, Oct. 21 at the Silver Spring Civic Building from 7 to 9 p.m.

According to Lucy Freeman, chair of the Woman’s Democratic Club, Patterson is going to discuss the issue of immigration from a national perspective while Torres and Garnem will speak from a more local point of view talking about immigrants in the area, who are they, how they contribute to the economy, and how immigration reform can help families.

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