Tag Archives: border wall

ACLU to Challenge National Emergency Declaration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 15, 2019 CONTACT: Abdullah Hasan, 646-905-8879, [email protected] NEW YORK — The American Civil Liberties Union today announced that it will file a lawsuit challenging President Trump’s emergency powers declaration to secure funds to build a wall…

ACLU of California Commends Governor for Assigning National Guard to Locations Where They are Actually Needed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 11, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Please attribute the following statement to Norma Chavez-Peterson, executive director of the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, speaking on behalf of the three…

ACLU Response to President Trump’s Speech on Border Security

ACLU Response to President Trump’s Speech on Border Security FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 8, 2019 CONTACT: Mia Jacobs, 201-919-0333 [email protected] WASHINGTON — In response to President Trump’s address on border security tonight, Lorella Praeli, deputy political director at the American…

ACLU of California Statement on Trump Administration’s Discriminatory Executive Orders

Today, President Trump and his new administration confirmed the institution of draconian, punitive, and discriminatory immigration policies that ignore the lessons of the last 30 years of immigration policy and betray our most basic values as a state and as…