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From Congressman Jim McGovern’s office …

Congressman Jim McGovern will co-host an immigration workshop with the Massachusetts Immigrant & Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA).

Tuesday, March 10

6 pm – 8 pm

St. Peter’s Parish Center

929 Main St.

Behind St. Peter’s Church

WELCOME REMARKS: Congressman Jim McGovern

TOPICS:

·         Information About President Barack Obama’s Executive Action

o   Deferred Action for Children Arrivals (DACA)

o   Deferred Action for Parents of U.S. Citizens & Legal permanent Residents (DAPA)

·         Eligibility for DAPA & DACA

·         Filing Requirements & guidelines for DAPA & DACA

·         The Impact of U.S. District Court Ruling in Texas on Immigration

·         Unauthorized Practice of Immigration Law

This is a FREE workshop and open to the public!

Doors open at 5:30 pm.

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STRIDE TOWARD FREEDOM: 50 MILES AND 50 YEARS

Congressman McGovern will co-host a
film viewing and panel discussion celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Selma …

with the Worcester Black Clergy Alliance and the Worcester NAACP

Wednesday, March 11

6 pm – 8 pm

Clark University

Jefferson Hall – Room 218

950 Main St.

Showing of the film Eyes on the Prize: The Freedom March from Selma to Montgomery 

Followed by a Panel Discussion:

·         Elder Esau Vance, Mount Olive Pentecostal

·         Patricia Yancey, President Worcester NAACP

·         Professor Thomas Doughton, College of Holy Cross

·         Stacey Luster, Human Resources Director, Worcester Public Schools

This event is FREE and open to the public!