Social Media - 40 Years of Welcome

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Please use the following hashtags:

  • #RefugeesWelcome
  • #40YearsofWelcome
  • #RiseforRefuge
  • #RestoreAsylum

40 years ago, the United States passed the Refugee Act to make sure we lived up to our national motto, "E Pluribus Unum," and we remain beacon of hope for the world. Today, we have to be louder than ever and say #RefugeesWelcome. #40YearsofWelcome [link to action alert]

Public Law 96-212 -- better known as the 1980 Refugee Act was signed into law 40 years ago. Since then, Americans have welcomed 3,000,000 refugees who continue to contribute to our country in ways beyond measure. Today and everyday, we are grateful for them. #RefugeesWelcome #40YearsofWelcome

Celebrate the amazing contributions that refugees and asylees bring after 40 years of the Refugee Act of 1980 that passed the U.S. Senate unanimously 85-0 #RefugeesWelcome #40YearsofWelcome

FACT: There are 70 million people displaced around the world, including 26 million #refugees - the highest number in recorded history. @realDonaldTrump  administration cut resettlement by 80% and now the U.S. isn’t even on track to meet this goal. #RefugeesWelcome #40YearsofWelcome

MPP undermines our nations asylum laws passed by Congress with the Refugee Act of 1980 giving asylum seekers just a .1% chance of approval #RefugeesWelcome #RestoreAsylum

Halfway into the fiscal year, the U.S. is once again behind on refugee admissions. That means thousands of families are still seeking safety and a new home. Join us in demanding the administration meet its goals. #RefugeesWelcome #RiseforRefuge 

The U.S. was once known as a beacon of hope for those fleeing persecution. Today, we are known for backing out of our responsibility to welcome the world’s most vulnerable. #RefugeesWelcome #40YearsofWelcome

Republicans and Democrats all agree: resettling refugees is part of who we are as a nation. Tell your member to support the refugee resettlement program, which is under attack by the Trump administration. #RefugeesWelcome