LA Times: In California, vulnerable Republicans are backing away from hardline immigration stances

Hope for a clean bill is what motivated 21-year-old Min Jung Park, a student at UC Irvine, to fly to Washington to join one of her first immigration protests this summer. Park, a DACA recipient who lives in Walters’ district, said she is more worried about what the deal-making could mean for her 15-year-old sister, who is no longer eligible for DACA because of Trump’s decision.

Harris at California DREAM Act Rally: This is About Love of Country

IRVINE - Today, U.S. Senator Kamala D. Harris, a member of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, rallied in support of the DREAM Act at the University of California, Irvine. At the rally with students, clergy and business leaders, Harris discussed her efforts to protect Dreamers, highlighted the Administration’s unwillingness to extend the DACA renewal deadline, and encouraged Congress to pass the DREAM Act. The DREAM Act, a bipartisan bill co-sponsored by Harris, would ensure a path to citizenship for children brought to the United States by their parents.

Upcoming CA Dream Act Workshops

KRC is providing CA Dream Act Workshops at two different locations this month! The workshop will provide information on how to apply to college as an undocumented student, including CA Dream Act, AB 540, and other opportunities. Although the deadline to apply for CA Dream Act is next year, March 2nd, students are already able to apply online and many schools are providing financial aid on a first come, first serve basis.

Dream Act Community Meeting

Join us for the Dream Act Community Meeting

Join us on Thursday, September 28 for a community meeting about the Dream Act. Given that we have a Dream Act in both the Senate and the House, NAKASEC, KRC, and Hana Center are doing everything they can to ensure the bill is clean. We'd like to have a meeting with you all to talk about what kind of action we can take to keep up this momentum and to pass the bill on time.

Naturalization Workshop in Orange County

This past Saturday, KRC hosted a free naturalization workshop in Buena Park alongside Korean Community Services, Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles (OC), Korean American Center of OC - KAC, and the OC Korean American Bar Association! We assisted over 150 individuals and our hearts are so full from being a part the largest API citizenship event in the history of the OC.

Fullerton Joint Union High School District Resolution #54 PASSED!

We are ecstatic to announce that after months of hard work and organizing, the Fullerton Joint Union High School District passed Resolution #54 on June 20th. This is a resolution that would ensure that all students, regardless of immigration status, would have a safe and supportive learning environment. View photos of our KRC Park Celebration on July 1st here.