Entravision, iAmerica and Mi Familia Vota to Host Town Hall on Immigration
Entravision Communications Corporation in collaboration with iAmerica, a national campaign to engage, serve and inform Latino and immigrant communities, and Mi Familia Vota, a Latino civic engagement organization, will host a town hall forum “Alivio Migratorio en Crisis” (Immigration Relief in Crisis), to address the implications of presidential executive actions on U.S. immigration.
The town hall meeting, held at Entravision’s Denver, Colorado studios, will air across all of Entravision’s Spanish-language Univision affiliates at 5:00 PM Mountain Time on Sunday, June 14, 2015 (6:00 PM Pacific Time, 5:00 PM Central Time and 6:00 PM Eastern Time). The event will be hosted by Entravision’s Univision Washington D.C. and Perspectiva Nacional anchor, Tsi-Tsi-ki Felix, and its Univision Orlando anchor, Paul Gamache.
Along with Felix and Gamache, a panel of distinguished guests will lead Sunday’s discussion on Presidential executive action decisions and their impact on immigration:
- Rocio Saenz, International Executive Vice President, Service Employees International Union
- Lynn M. Doble Salicrup, a former federal criminal and immigration prosecutor and current federal immigration defense attorney
- Daniel Sharp, Legal Director of the Central American Resource Center (CARECEN)
- Shawn Meade, Colorado Bar Association Attorney, specializing in Immigration and Nationality Law, as well as Criminal Defense
The program will also include special commentary from Cecilia Munoz, Domestic Policy advisor for the White House and Director of the Domestic Policy Council, who will provide a perspective from inside the White House on the topic.