Thursday, August 28, 2014

Arlington Mill Community Center: Governor McAuliffe signs legislation protecting immigrants

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe signed legislation protecting immigrants from legal fraud at the Arlington Mill Community Center on Columbia Pike in Arlington. The bill, sponsored by local Senator Adam Ebbin, addresses the growing problem of fraud perpetrated on immigrants by notaries public who misrepresent their legal credentials. The AMCC is in the heart of a major immigrant community.

Also in attendance for the signing were South Arlington Delegate Alfonso Lopez, Delegate Rip Sullivan, Arlington County Board members Mary Hynes and Walter Tejada, Senator Jennifer Wexner, Arlington Sheriff Beth Arthur, and other dignitaries.

Photography by Lloyd Wolf.

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