GCG proudly joins nearly 800 entrepreneurs and business leaders from across the country by signing an open letter calling on Congress to immediately pass the bipartisan Dream Act or legislation that provides Dreamers raised in our country the permanent solution they deserve.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 20, 2017
NEW: Growing List of Now Nearly 800 Business Leaders from Every Sector of the Economy Call On Congress to Protect Dreamers
Number of Business Leader Signatories More Than Doubles Since Initial Letter Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, nearly 800 entrepreneurs and business leaders from across the country and representing every major sector of the economy released an open letter calling on Congress to pass the bipartisan Dream Act or a permanent a legislative solution that provides Dreamers raised in our country the solution they deserve. Businesses leaders from manufacturing, retail, agriculture, technology, financial services, entertainment, health care, energy and utilities, and every major sector of the economy signed the letter urging Congress to act on this urgent issue.
The first letter was released with just over 350 signatures, and now the combined list of unique signatories between the two letters has reached nearly 800 - more than double the original - as momentum grows for Congress to bring a Dream Act or a permanent legislative solution that Dreamers deserve to a vote.
The letter and current signatory list can be found here. The letter will remain open and those who wish to sign in the future can do so here.
About Source: FWD.us is a bipartisan organization started by key leaders in the tech and business community to promote policies to keep the United States competitive in a global economy, starting with commonsense immigration reform and criminal justice reform.