WASHINGTON, Sept. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To mark 50 years since the Immigration and Nationality Act became law, the National Immigration Forum will host a conversation Tuesday, "America's Potential: The Next 50 Years of the 1965 Immigration Act."
Distinguished speakers will discuss the continuing impact of the 1965 law and what the future holds for immigration in America.
WHAT: Panel discussion to address the impact of the Immigration and Nationality Act since 1965 and for the next 50 years
WHO: Fernand Amandi, Principal, Bendixen and Amandi International
Tom Gjelten, National Public Radio correspondent and Author, A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story
Maria Teresa Kumar, President and CEO, Voto Latino
Mee Moua, President and Executive Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice
Ali Noorani, Executive Director, National Immigration Forum
Mary C. Waters, M.E. Zukerman Professor of Sociology, Harvard University
WHEN: 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 29
(Breakfast will begin at 8:30 a.m.)
WHERE: National Press Club, Holeman Lounge
529 14th Street NW
SOURCE National Immigration Forum