An Independence Day focus on immigration reform
SPOKANE – Fourth of July picnics are traditions for many Washington families, and picnic baskets are being delivered this week to members of Congress who have not yet committed to supporting immigration reform. Home-care workers who made the baskets said their union, SEIU Healthcare 775, represents people of many nationalities.
Janie Hauff, Spokane, collected personal stories of home-care workers to include in the international-themed picnic basket she made for her Representative, Cathy McMorris Rodgers.
”I’m giving her all the copies,” Hauff said. “I just want her to sit down and...