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As Majority Leader, you and Speaker)] TJ ET BT 35.000 558.556 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Ryan can decide what legislation reaches the House Floor.)] TJ ET BT 35.000 531.904 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(More specifically, we ask that you allow a vote to be taken on DACA by June 25 under the discharge)] TJ ET BT 35.000 517.252 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(petition which was introduced by fellow California Representatives Jeff Denham and Pete Aguilar.)] TJ ET BT 35.000 490.600 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The time to act is now. We have to do what we can to protect these blameless people who were)] TJ ET BT 35.000 475.948 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(brought into our country when they were only small children.)] TJ ET BT 35.000 449.296 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(This is not about being Republicans or Democrats, it’s about doing what is right and just.)] TJ ET BT 35.000 422.644 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(One of your Republican colleagues, Rep. Mia Love, argued recently that “If we do nothing, we abdicate)] TJ ET BT 35.000 407.992 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(our responsibility to the Executive and Judiciary branches, who continue to shape immigration policy)] TJ ET BT 35.000 393.340 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(when they have no authority to do so.” If you do not allow a vote on DACA, aren’t you just washing)] TJ ET BT 35.000 378.688 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(your hands of your responsibility?”)] TJ ET BT 35.000 352.036 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(People’s lives are in the balance, Mr. Majority Leader, so on behalf of California’s 11 million Catholics,)] TJ ET BT 35.000 337.384 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(many of whom reside in your district, we ask you to act in good faith by allowing a debate and vote now.)] TJ ET BT 35.000 310.732 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Respectfully,)] TJ ET BT 35.000 284.080 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(José H. 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