Event photos from the road

Irvine, CA - Lobby Visit

Visit to Representative John Campbell’s Office in Irvine, CA

Written by: Sister Therese Randolph, RSM

June 14, 2013

“I had a boyfriend who was undocumented. And one day he was picked up by the ICE. Then he disappeared. He was only trying to support his family back home. That’s why I came to NUNS ON THE BUS. I want to support immigration reform.”

This message from a young woman in her mid-twenties reflected the tenor of participants in a rally outside Rep Campbell’s office. About 150 people welcomed the sisters with signs and cheers. Asked why they came, other responses were:

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