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Joint Statement on COFA and Executive Orders

Joint Statement on COFA and Executive Orders

COFA Alliance National Network, APANO, Micronesian Islander Community of Oregon, Oregon Marshallese Comunity, ACLU of Oregon, Palau Association of Oregon

February 20, 2017

We want to acknowledge that there are recently published news reports that have stated that an Executive Order (EO) from the White […]

By |2017-02-21T20:55:01+00:00February 20th, 2017|Immigration, National|

Oregon Momentum for COFA Healthcare

Today the Oregon Legislature convened for their annual five week “short session” and we are pleased to announce that one of APANO’s top Our Families Our Health legislative priorities – HB 4071 Restoring COFA Healthcare – had a successful public hearing and was voted out of the House Healthcare Committee with a unanimous […]

COFA Fact Sheet

APANO has researched and produced a fact sheet on communities in Oregon who are affected by the Compact of Free Association (COFA).  

Citizens of the Republic of Palau, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands have a unique immigration relationship with the United States through the Compact of Free Association.  In […]

By |2015-03-17T23:15:02+00:00February 19th, 2015|Legislative Advocacy, News & Events|