Monday, December 10 - Protect Food Access for Families / Mayoral Candidate Forum / Indivisible Chicago Podcast

Actions You Can Take Today

 

Action 1: DEADLINE TODAY - Protect Immigrant Rights to Legal Benefits

The Trump administration has officially proposed a new regulation that would block immigrant families from having a permanent, secure future in the United States. Under the new regulation, immigrants who legally access to basic health supports, safe housing, and healthy food programs could be denied admission to the country or refused a green card. The proposed rule also makes clear that earning low wages, having children, or dealing with a medical condition could be held against immigrants seeking a permanent future in the United States.

This is the latest inhumane attack on the health and wellbeing of so many families and communities across the country. But together, we can stop this.

Under federal law, the Trump administration is required to read and respond to every unique comment before it can finalize its harmful regulation.

Take a few minutes now to post a public comment rejecting this inhumane attack on the health and wellbeing of countless families, communities, and children.  

If you’ve already left a comment, share this action with your friends on Facebook and Twitter.

Action via National Immigration Law Center

Action 2: TOMORROW - Mayoral Candidate Forum

Chicago is facing the worst housing affordability crisis the country has ever seen. Tomorrow, you can join over 1,000 Chicagoans from across the city who want to see the new mayor solve it.

From all sides of our town, #HousingJusticeVoter citizens are coming together on December 11 to ask candidates who are running for mayor and vying for our votes to take a strong central stand on ending the housing affordability crisis and promoting equitable patterns of development across Chicago's diverse neighborhoods.

Space is limited! Tickets are free but registration is mandatory.

When: Tuesday, December 11 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: UIC Forum (725 W Roosevelt Rd.)
Register here and share on Facebook

Action via Neighbors for Affordable Housing

Action 3: Listen to the Indivisible Chicago Podcast with Ezra Levin

Every Sunday, Indivisible Chicago members Tom Moss releases a new episode of the Indivisible Chicago Podcast (ICP). It’s a great way to keep up with the latest news about the Indivisible movement on a local level and to stay plugged in to upcoming efforts around the city.

This week Ezra Levin, co-author of that original guide and co-founder and co-executive director of Indivisible National joins the Indivisible Chicago Podcast to talk about going on offense starting on January 3.

 
 

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During the interview, Ezra mentioned two podcasts worth checking out: Slow Burn from Slate and Bag Man from MSNBC.

Daily Actions Editor