immigration policy

July 29, 2019 | Andrea Sarralde

Jefe de la policía de Gaithersburg a los inmigrantes: ‘No temas a la policía’

El jefe de la policía de Gaithersburg, Mark Sroka, le dice a los inmigrantes indocumentados que no teman a los policías locales. El jueves, Sroka apareció en un video publicado en la página de Facebook de la ciudad de Gaithersburg, hablando sobre la política de inmigración de la ciudad. Sroka discute la Orden General 628.1, […]

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July 26, 2019 | Abigail Brooke

Gaithersburg Police Chief to Immigrants: ‘Don’t Fear Police’

Gaithersburg Police Chief Mark Sroka is telling undocumented immigrants not to fear local police officers. On Thursday, Sroka appeared in a video posted on the City of Gaithersburg’s Facebook page, speaking about the city’s immigration policy. Sroka discusses General Order 628.1, which means that no citizen can be arrested simply for being undocumented. “[S]tate and local […]

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April 11, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Panel Discusses Importance of Immigrants in Montgomery County

“Why America?” was the first question raised to three panelists of immigrants during an event titled, “The American Promise: Immigration in Montgomery County.” The event was hosted by Steve Roberts, a local author, columnist and professor at George Washington University. Roberts said since one-third of the county is foreign born, having a discussion that focuses on immigration […]

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February 24, 2017 | Staff Writer

Watch Montgomery Week In Review (VIDEO)

Don Mooers hosts the latest episode of Montgomery Week in Review. His guests include Chuck Short, Tom Thomson, Elaine Apter, and Shannon Meadows. Mooers and the panel discuss Montgomery County immigration policy with Chuck Short, Friends of the Library programs with Tom Thomson, Maryland League of Women Voters’ legislative priorities, and CCI Health and Wellness Services with […]

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