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Event:
African Community Forum with Congressman Bobby L. Rush
Date:
February 4, 2017 2:30 pm
Category:
Organizer:
United African Organization
Phone:
3129499980
events@uniteafricans.org
Updated:
February 6, 2017
Phone:
3129499980
Address:
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10 W 35th Street, Chicago, IL, 60616

AGENDA

Last week, President Trump issued a number of executive orders, which include the suspension of the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program and blocking entry of refugees as well as other immigrants from seven majority-Muslim countries (Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Somalia, Syria, Yemen, and Libya).

 United African Organization (UAO) is hosting a community forum to help you understand what’s going on and how you can help.
WHEN: Saturday- February 4 
TIME: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
WHERE: 10 W. 35th Street, Chicago, IL 60616

SPEAKERS

  • Welcome: Godfrey Chinomona, UAO Board Chair
  • Address: U.S. Representative, Bobby L. Rush
  • Understanding President Trump’s Executive Orders: Tristan Gunn, Attorney at Law

THE EXPERIENCE

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TAKE ACTION

If you know of anyone who has been denied entry, stuck abroad or afraid they can’t travel to the USA because of the Trump’s Executive Order, please email us at Services@uniteafricans.org. Take Action: Call your Member of Congress through the Capitol switchboard at (202) 224-3121 and express your support for immigrants and refugees.

Contact Congressman Bobby L. Rush:  Office of U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush
11750 S. Western Avenue, Chicago, IL  60643 
Phone: (773) 779-2400  Fax: (773) 779-2401 
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Contact Attorney: Tristan Gunn, Attorney at Law, Tapia-Ruano & Gunn P.C.
53 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 852, Chicago, IL 60604 
(P)312-281-4867  (F)312-447-0701  www.trgpc.com <http://www.trgpc.com/>

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS

UAO is hosting ”Know Your Rights” information sessions in our communities. Click Here to Request an information session. Have other questions? Email events@uniteafricans.org or call 312-949-9980.