Letter to Representatives Smucker & Rooney Re: Workforce for an Expanding Economy Act (H.R. 1740)

March 14, 2019 The Honorable Lloyd Smucker and Francis Rooney U.S. House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 Dear Representatives Smucker and Rooney: The Essential Worker Immigration Coalition (EWIC) applauds your efforts to introduce the Workforce for an Expanding Economy Act (H.R. 1740). This bill, coming amidst efforts to develop solutions on immigration reform, shows that […]

EWIC Continues to Encourage Passage of Immigration Reform Legislation to Support our Economy, Stabilize our Workforce and Re-open the Government

As Congress continues to grapple with the government shut down that has left 800,000 federal workers without paychecks, the members of the Essential Workers Immigration Coalition (EWIC), representing the broad range of American industries outside of the high-skilled and agriculture sectors, would like to express our strong belief that a deal to reopen the government […]

AGC Letter to House and Senate Leaders re: TPS and DACA

January 16, 2019 The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker, U.S House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515 The Honorable Kevin McCarthy Minority Leader, U.S House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515 The Honorable Mitch McConnell Majority Leader, U.S. Senate Washington, D.C. 20510 The Honorable Charles Schumer Minority Leader, U.S. Senate Washington, D.C. 20510 Dear Speaker Pelosi, Majority Leader […]

NRCA CEO Reid Ribble’s letter to Speaker Pelosi re: TPS

January 9, 2019 The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker U.S. House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 Dear Speaker Pelosi, As the 116th Congress begins, the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) urges lawmakers to work on a bipartisan basis to craft immigration reform that addresses our nation’s border security and economic needs. Most urgently, NRCA urges Congress […]

NRCA CEO Reid Ribble’s letter to Senator McConnell re: TPS

January 9, 2019 The Honorable Mitch McConnell Majority Leader U.S. Senate Washington, DC 20510 Dear Leader McConnell, As the 116th Congress begins, the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) urges lawmakers and the administration to work on a bipartisan basis to craft immigration reform that addresses our nation’s border security and economic needs. Most urgently, NRCA […]

RIN 1615–AA22, Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds EWIC Comments

December 4, 2018   Mr. Mark Phillips, Residence and Naturalization Division Chief Office of Policy and Strategy, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Department of Homeland Security 20 Massachusetts NW Washington, DC 20529–2140   Re: RIN 1615–AA22, Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds   Dear Mr. Phillips,   On behalf of the members of the Essential Worker […]

Current Immigration Reform Proposals

February 12, 2018   The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader The Honorable Chuck Schumer, Minority Leader U.S. Senate Washington, DC 20510   The Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader U.S. House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515   Dear Leader McConnell, Leader Schumer, Speaker Ryan and Leader Pelosi, On […]

EWIC Supports Immigration Reform Legislation to Support our Economy and Stabilize our Workforce

EWIC Statement October 11, 2017 EWIC Supports Immigration Reform Legislation to Support our Economy and Stabilize our Workforce   The Essential Worker Immigration Coalition (EWIC) was established decades ago and continues as a vital voice to advance business-centric, balanced immigration reform.  Among the principles we have long-held, today’s debate on Immigration Reform needs EWIC’s brand on […]