Tomorrow: Barbour and Schumer to Speak at BBB Day of Action on Immigration

June 11, 2013

June 12 Day of Action on Immigration Reform Will Send Clear Message to Congress

Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour and Senator Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) to Speak

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Tomorrow, over a hundred faith, law enforcement and business leaders from around the country will visit congressional offices for the Bibles, Badges and Business to DC Day of Action for immigration reform.

As lawmakers begin to debate the immigration reform bill on the Senate floor tomorrow, they will hear from a unified group of Bibles, Badges and Business leaders who will urge them to pass commonsense immigration reform that grows the economy, helps keep our communities safe and is compassionate.

The “Bibles, Badges and Business to D.C.” event will feature a breakfast open to press with keynote speaker Gov. Haley Barbour and meetings with legislators to support the immigration reform bill.

WHAT:

  • Nation’s Bibles, Badges and Business leaders meet with Congress to support immigration reform

WHO:

  • Eddie Aldrete, Senior Vice President, International Bank of Commerce (IBC Bank)  

  • Gov. Haley Barbour, former governor of Mississippi, Co-Chair of the Bipartisan Policy Institute Immigration Task Force, Founding Partner of BGR Group

  • Jana Barresi, Director, Wal-Mart Federal Government Relations

  • Steve Case, Chairman and CEO of Revolution LLC and Co-Founder of America Online

  • Mark Curran, Sheriff, Lake County, Illinois

  • Jesus Loya, Manager of Investment Operations, Park City Angel Network, Park City, UT

  • Carlos Moran, Board Member, National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference

Senator Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.)

  • Additional speakers may be added. Please contact our office to arrange follow up interviews.

    WHERE:

    • Morning program will be held at 20 F Street NW, Washington, DC

                  

    WHEN:

    • Wednesday, June 12, 2013. Breakfast and speakers will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 10:00