Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

Letter to President Obama From Influential U.S. Senate Members Urging Prompt Parole of Haitian Beneficiaries

Letter to President Obama from Senators Gillibrand, Kerry, Lautenberg, Leahy, Bill Nelson, and Menendez, joined by Rep. Yvette Clark, urges prompt parole of Haitian beneficiaries DHS had approved even prior to the earthquake, as urged in a March 8 letter from Chairwoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Chairpersons Berman, Conyers, and Lofgren and four other representatives; and as urged by the U.S. Conference of Mayors in their June 14 resolution, 75 organizations in their March 12 letter, and the editorial boards of the the Miami Herald, Washington Post, Boston Globe, Philadelphia Inquirer, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, San Antonio Express News, NewsdayStar-Ledger, and Palm Beach Post.

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