‘The Worst Battle Is The One You Don’t Fight’: Texans With Temporary Protected Status Lobby Washington
‘The worst battle is the one you don’t fight’: Texans with Temporary Protected Status lobby Washington
Updated at 2:30 p.m. with comment from Sen. Ted Cruz’s office.
WASHINGTON — Glenda Amaya thought that members of Congress would benefit from hearing her describe the program that allowed her to live a fruitful life as a teacher in Houston for 17 years after leaving El Salvador. So she came to Washington to tell them about it.
“We are very grateful because thanks to that document we can live, we can travel without fear, work, have benefits, give a better quality of life to our kids who were born here,” she said. “We’re not a burden, we pay taxes … we’ …