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12 May, 24 tweets, 19 min read
✊🏼✊🏽✊🏾 CASA and many other organizations are in DC ready to elevate member voices! Immigrant mothers NEED a pathway to citizenship NOW! #ImmigrantMoms #EssentialWorkers #WeAreHome
Calling all moms, daughters, sons, and children! Raise your voice and join us to demand that Congress pass a path to citizenship for immigrant moms and families who did SO MUCH to help our country through this pandemic. #MomsAreEssential

RSVP now:
🦋CASA Member Ruby is an undocumented rights fighter for COVID relief. She is here today risking arrest on behalf of her family including her husband, Jose who is a TPS holder #ImmigrantsAreEssential
🦋CASA Member Ruby's husband has labored as an essential worker throughout the pandemic doing construction work. Ruby is committing civil disobedience 💪💪today to fight for families like her and all essential workers. #ImmigrantsAreEssential
We love our #ImmigrantMoms🌷and demand Congress and @POTUS work to pass a pathway to citizenship so that the country can truly celebrate the contributions our 🦋 immigrant mothers make. #MomsAreEssential #Citizenship4All
@POTUS Immigrant moms have put their lives on the line during this pandemic. We urge you to work with Congress to include a pathway to citizenship for them. #Citizenship4All #ImmigrantMoms 🌸🌺🌸🌺
Celebrate Mother’s Day🌷 and ask your representative to pass a pathway to citizenship for all essential workers, immigrant moms and their families! #MomsAreEssential

📲Call your congressperson today:
🗣Congress and @POTUS when will you pass a pathway to citizenship for #ImmigrantMoms? They have been on the front lines as essential workers and in the home supporting virtual school and balancing household budgets for families. #ImmigrantsAreEssential 🌷🌹💐
🦋CASA Member Maria is an undocumented mother of 2 US citizen sons who has lived in the United States for 15 years. Maria and her partner have worked through-out the pandemic harvesting mushrooms🍄🍄 in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. #ImmigrantsAreEssential
🦋CASA Member María HASNT SEEN her child in long time. Works seven days a week from cleaning restraint ants to houses to mushrooms. Sometimes works two shifts a week for her children here and back in Mexico #ImmigrantsAreEssential
Happy Mother’s Day ❤️🥰🌸 to all the #ImmigrantMoms, chosen mothers, and caregivers who taught us the essential work of caring for our communities and our homes. Our ability to rise and do this work is because you raised us. Shoutout to @thenyic 🌷🌹💐
🦋CASA Member Isabel is an undocumented mom living in Baltimore County, Maryland where she lives with her husband, an essential construction worker, and their two children. #ImmigrantsAreEssential
🦋Despite the need to support her children’s education after the schools closed, Isabel continued to work as an essential worker cleaning homes and in a driving service during COVID. She also spent COVID delivering free groceries to her neighbors. #ImmigrantsAreEssential
📢📢📢 Capitol police have given us our 1st warning. CASA and many others are here to stand up for #ImmigrantMoms 🌺
📢📢📢 Capitol police have given us our 2nd warning. #ImmigrantMoms have stood by us during the pandemic and we will stand by them no matter what! #Citizenship4All #MomsAreEssential
🦋CASA Member Maria is a TPS holder that lives in Prince George’s County, Maryland. Throughout the pandemic, Maria has continued her essential work as a nanny and house-cleaner to support her family. #ImmigrantsAreEssential
Rob will commit civil disobedience today fighting for the rights of essential workers and all the essential worker moms in their community! #MomsAreEssential 🌹🌷💐
We are here today to show that we are not afraid! We are here to show our solidarity to immigrant essential workers! We are here because when we fight we win!! #ImmigrantsAreEssential
🦋Our members Ruby and Maria are standing up and fighting for their rights! Their commitment to civil disobedience today shows that they fight for families and all essential workers! #MomsAreEssential
Today around 40 people were arrested in the name of essential immigrant workers! Later today the U.S. judiciary committee will have a hearing on the role of immigrant essential workers, stay tuned for those updates! #ImmigrantsAreEssential
Papeles por papeles! ✊🏿✊🏾✊🏽

🗣 Around 40 immigrants, children of immigrants, and allies got arrested in front of the Senate office buildings, ahead of the #EssentialWorkers judiciary hearing starting at 2:30. Follow us for more. 🌸💪🏿

#ImmigrantMoms… Immigrant mothers risked it all today. So many sacrifices for their kids and now put themselves on the line all for immigration reform.

Thank you. Immigrant moms are #EssentialWorkers! ♥️
🔥 #ARRESTED: police take away 40~ immigrant moms, children of immigrants, and allies in DC, right before the Senate hearing on immigrant #EssentialWorkers ✊🏾✊🏿 in front of a rally of 500 protesters

Risking it all: #citizenship4all

#ImmigrantsAreEssential #WeAreHome

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