PubsFebruary 14th, 2018
Tahirih submitted this statement to the House Judiciary Committee for a hearing on “The Effect of Sanctuary City Policies on the Ability to Combat the Opioid Epidemic.”
PubsJuly 25th, 2017
Tahirih submitted this statement to the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee as it considers “The Asylum Reform and Border Protection Act of 2017,” which would further restrict access to asylum and related relief.
PubsJuly 18th, 2017
Tahirih submitted this statement to the House of Representatives Appropriations Committee as it considers the FY2018 Department of Homeland Security appropriations bill.
PubsJune 29th, 2017
Tahirih submitted this statement to the U.S. House of Representatives urging opposition to the “No Sanctuary for Criminals Act” (H.R. 3003) and “Kate’s Law” (H.R. 3004), which would put women and girls fleeing gender-based violence at risk of further harm.
PubsJune 13th, 2017
Tahirih submitted this statement to the House Judiciary Committee urging opposition to “The Protection of Children Act of 2017,” which will result in the wrongful repatriation of child survivors of violence.
PubsMarch 6th, 2017
Tahirih submitted written testimony to the Connecticut General Assembly in support of HB 5442, a bill to end child marriage in Connecticut.