The Common Good

Fast Against Congress For Immigration Reform

Source: La Opinion
Date: November 12, 2013

From Google Translate, originally in Spanish:

Washington - religious activists USA started near noon today a national fast indefinitely to pressure the House of Representatives to vote on immigration reform this year, and to resolve what they called the "dysfunction" of the U.S. legislature…


Asked by The View on the current political climate in Congress , where Republican lawmakers take for dead immigration reform this year, the Rev. Jim Wallis , president of Sojourners, was blunt: "This is a fast against political dysfunction preventing lawmakers advance democracy. "