Speak Up Arkansas: Episode 13 (Immigration in Arkansas)

On March 29, 2017, at 5 p.m., Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families and KABF 88.3 aired the thirteenth episode of “Speak Up Arkansas,” a talk radio show dedicated to covering issues like health care, education, juvenile justice, the state budget, family and economic security, and more.

This week’s episode featured Mireya Reith (Founding Executive Director, Arkansas United Community Coalition), Eddie Ochoa, MD (Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Section Chief, Community Pediatrics Medical Director, Arkansas Children’s Hospital), Maricella Garcia (Director of Immigration Services, Catholic Charities of Arkansas), Kenton Buckner (Police Chief, City of Little Rock), and Holly Dickson (ACLU/Arkansas). This episode discusses immigration policies/practices and its impact in Arkansas.

Hear the entire one-hour segment in this podcast and tune in to KABF 88.3 every Wednesday at 5 p.m. for more great segments. Send questions and comments to speakupar@gmail.com.