By CBS3 Staff

DOVER, Del. —  The Delaware Hispanic Commission will hold a press conference Wednesday as Congress considers a historic proposal for a pathway to U.S. Citizenship for eight million immigrants.

The Hispanic commission will highlight the stories of those affected.

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The proposal would create a pathway to citizenship for millions of people who are currently at risk of deportation. This is part of a $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill.

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While it will impact eight million undocumented immigrants across the U.S., it would specifically benefit many immigrants in Delaware.

  • What: Delaware Hispanic Commission to hold press conference in regards to proposal that would create a pathway to citizenship for 8 million undocumented immigrants
  • Who: Delaware Hispanic Commission, Delaware Working Families Party, Immigrant Justice Committee from the NCC Presbytery, Votamos We Vote, Delaware Civil Rights Coalition, The Save Communities Coalition, ACLU-DE, Sussex Health & Environment Network, Opportunity Knocks Delaware
  • When: Wednesday, Sept. 22
  • Time: 10 a.m.
  • Where: In the player above or on your streaming device through CBSN Philly
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