A Filipino-American organization that grew out of Filipinos for Obama during the presidential campaigns, called on members of the US Congress to stop political bickering and enact immigration reforms.
The Philippines Embassy and members of the US Congress last week re-launched the US-Philippines Friendship Caucus in the House of Representatives.
A bill to spur contributions to Typhoon “Haiyan” relief in the Philippines passed the House of Representatives, U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (Calif.-15) today announced today, Mar. 24.
The U.S. Air Force should air drop humanitarian supplies and food to the most remote and inaccessible areas of the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda, several lawmakers wrote to the US defense secretary and the USAID head.
By Dymphna Calica-La Putt
Leaders of the Filipino-American community urged its members to support immigration reform by calling their representatives in Congress.