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DREAM National Call-In Day MAY 10

By May 8, 2006 No Comments

National Call-In Day for the American DREAM Act!

Wednesday, May 10

The “American DREAM Act,” is a bipartisan bill that would eliminate barriers to higher education, allow hardworking immigrant students to legalize their immigration status, and provide them with a chance to pursue their dreams.

Call your House Representative and URGE them to co-sponsor the

“American DREAM Act” (HR 5131).

Take Action Now!

1. Call the U.S. Capitol switchboard: 202-224-3121.

2. Request to be transferred to your Representative’s office.*If you need help identifying your Representative, please visit www.house.gov.

3. Once you’re connected, leave the following message:

“I’m calling to urge Representative (name) to co-sponsor the American DREAM Act (HR 5131). As a constituent who cares about the future of our country, the American DREAM Act will allow bright, dedicated young people to attend college and a chance to contribute back to their home, the United States.”

The American DREAM Act (HR 5131) was introduced by Lincoln Diaz-Balart (R-FL), Howard Berman (D-CA), and Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA). Additional co-sponsors include:Michael Castle (R-DE), Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL), Lloyd Doggett (D-TX), Luis Fortuno (R-PR), Luis Gutierrez (D-IL), Jane Harman (D-CA), Melissa Hart (R-PA), Ray LaHood (R-IL), James Leach (R-IA), Illeana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Martin Olav Sabo (R-IA), and Ike Skelton (D-MO).