Congressman Adam Smith (WA-09) re-introduced legislation today to address both the cruel conditions of migrant detention and put an end to the bed mandate.
Click here for the press release.
This bill is the result of a strong collaboration between colectivo de detenidos who held a successful hunger strike last year, and immigration advocates.
The introduction of the bill is not enough, however. We need all of us to call and press our representatives to understand the importance of acting on this bill.