Assemblymember Levine Supports Plea to Stop Deportation of Children Escaping Violence

Friday, August 22, 2014

(Sacramento) – California State Assemblymember Marc Levine (D-San Rafael) stood on the Assembly Floor in strong support of Assembly Joint Resolution 49 by Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego).  AJR 49 passed the Assembly, and urges President Obama to use his executive powers to stop the deportation of immigrant children seeking shelter in the United States.  These children are fleeing their homes to escape the violence in in Central America.  Watch this Assembly Access Video to hear Assemblymember Levine’s call to action on AJR 49.