Immigration

March 10, 2011

Immigration

The Santa Barbara Women’s Political Committee supports comprehensive and humane immigration reform in order to create a legal, fair, and safe workplace for all workers, schools for all students, and a community free from harassment and intimidation based upon immigration status. Our nation is built upon the notion that people have come to the United States for economic, educational, social and political opportunity. Through this practice, our economy has grown through the use of immigrant labor as the foundation upon which profits have been gained and industries of all kinds have grown. We support the creation of a path to citizenship. Immigrants and their family members have been contributing to their communities, working, and paying taxes through payroll deductions. We […]