OneAmerica Blog

By Pavan Vangipuram
, Tue. May. 5 | 8:59 PM
Melitina Florentina Quiroz and her husband Silviano have lived in the United States for several decades – Sliviano arrived in 1979, and his wife joined him in 1995.More
By Pavan Vangipuram
, Fri. May. 1 | 7:01 PM
The fight for comprehensive immigration reform is far from over, and with uncertainty as to when applications for President Obama’s executive action on immigration will open, Representative GutierrMore
By Pavan Vangipuram
, Wed. Apr. 29 | 6:23 PM
For immigrant and refugee communities, one central element of the American Dream is the ability to make a better life for one’s family, both here and back home.More
By Pavan Vangipuram
, Thu. Apr. 16 | 7:09 AM
Earlier this month, OneAmerica hosted the US Secretary of Labor, Tom Perez, for a round table session with Washington State educational, community and labor leaders.More
By Pavan Vangipuram
, Wed. Apr. 15 | 6:44 AM
In late March the Seattle City Council voted unanimously to oppose “fast track” consideration by Congress for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), an international business agreement that the ObamaMore
By Pavan Vangipuram
, Mon. Apr. 6 | 4:50 PM
Workers in Seattle began to see the fruits of their long, determined effort for a living wage last week, as wage increases attached to Seattle’s historic $15/hr minimum wage law went into effect.More
By Pavan Vangipuram
, Tue. Mar. 10 | 6:04 PM
Last month, immigrant advocates, high-skilled immigrants and their families celebrated an important change in federal rules allowing the spouses of certain high-skilled visa holders to receive authMore
By Pavan Vangipuram
, Mon. Mar. 9 | 10:56 PM
We are thrilled to announce new officer positions on the OneAmerica Board of Directors. Collectively, Fé Lopez, Yasmin Christopher, Han Nachtrieb, Alice Ito and M.More
By Pavan Vangipuram
, Tue. Mar. 3 | 8:44 PM
The Latina/o Bar Association of Washington (LBAW) and OneAmerica are gravely concerned with the February 10, 2015, shooting death of the late Antonio Zambrano-MonMore
By Pavan Vangipuram
, Mon. Mar. 2 | 10:07 PM
This week, public transportation agencies throughout King County implemented ORCA Lift, a new discount fare for transit ridersMore

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