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Stand with the kids ICE is losing

From Jen Hofmann at the Americans of Conscience Action Checklist:

As Americans of conscience, we value showing respect for all people, no matter where they were born.

Action: Stand with the kids ICE is losing.

Script: Dear [name], During a Senate oversight hearing, Steven Wagner stated that the whereabouts of 1,475 immigrant children are unknown. Our nation has a moral responsibility to protect children and treat them with basic decency, regardless of immigration status. This means we must (choose any of the following):

As a taxpayer funding this egregious neglect of duty, I urge you to take full and immediate responsibility for the well-being and safety of vulnerable children and infants. Sincerely, [name, state]


Contact the following officials using the script above.


Chief of Staff John F. Kelly

Address: The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Washington, D.C. 20500

Phone: 202-456-1414 (or TTY)


Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Address: US Department of Justice, 950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20530-0001

Phone: 202-353-1555 (or TTY)


DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen

Address: Secretary of Homeland Security, Washington, D.C. 20528


Phone: 202-282-8495 (or TTY)


Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan

Address: Immigration and Customs Enforcement, 500 12th St. SW, Washington, D.C. 20536


HHS Secretary Alex Azar

Address: Office of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20201


Phone: 202-690-7000


Acting Assistant ACF Secretary Steven Wagner

Address: Administration for Children and Families, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20201

Phone: 1-877-696-6775​


ORR Director Scott Lloyd

Address: Office of Refugee Resettlement, Mary E. Switzer Building, 330 C ST SW, Washington DC 20201

Phone: 202.401.9246


Rob Portman, Sherrod Brown and Mike Turner

Even if you think they A. already agree or B. don’t care. They work for you.

Address: Look up here.


  • Mike Turner at 202-225-6465
  • Rob Portman at 202-224-3353
  • Sherrod Brown at 202-224-2315



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