¡Adios Walker! Latinx Vote Decisive in Tony Evers’ Victory

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018   MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN — In Wisconsin, the Latinx vote proved key as Tony Evers defeated Scott Walker. Evers declared support for restoring access to driver licenses for immigrant families and in-state tuition in public colleges for immigrant students, … Continue reading “¡Adios Walker! Latinx Vote Decisive in Tony Evers’ Victory”

In Desperation, Scott Walker Bullies Immigrant Families & Dreamers

October 23, 2018 Walker follows the Trump playbook, launches anti-immigrant ads attacking Tony Evers in English At the same time, Walker has launched Spanish-language ads voiced by Jessie Rodriguez aiming to appeal to immigrant voters Voces de la Frontera Action will hold … Continue reading “In Desperation, Scott Walker Bullies Immigrant Families & Dreamers”

National Victory for Immigrant Rights Movement in Election to Replace David Clarke

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 | Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org Sweeping Victories for Immigrant Rights Movement in Wisconsin Primary Elections MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN — In Tuesday’s Milwaukee County Sheriff’s election, Earnell Lucas defeated ex-Sheriff David Clarke’s longtime assistant Acting Sheriff Richard Schmidt in a race that became … Continue reading “National Victory for Immigrant Rights Movement in Election to Replace David Clarke”

As Richard Schmidt Collaborates with ICE, Milwaukee Voters Organize for Earnell Lucas for Sheriff to Keep Families Together

Acting Sheriff Richard Schmidt has continued his mentor David Clarke’s policy of honoring unconstitutional ICE detainer requests, which Trump has used to separate hundreds of Milwaukee families With Trump in office, the Sheriff’s election is a critical battle in the … Continue reading “As Richard Schmidt Collaborates with ICE, Milwaukee Voters Organize for Earnell Lucas for Sheriff to Keep Families Together”

BREAKING: On a Podcast, Milwaukee County Sheriff Schmidt Says Domestic Violence Survivors Should Submit to Their Spouse

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, July 30th, 2018 Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org Click here to listen to the recording. Transcript below. Who: Wisconsin Women’s March, State Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa, Genderqueer Milwaukee, Voces de la Frontera Action, Wisconsin Working Families Party, more What: Press Conference to discuss … Continue reading “BREAKING: On a Podcast, Milwaukee County Sheriff Schmidt Says Domestic Violence Survivors Should Submit to Their Spouse”