- — Faith in Public Life (@BoldFaithType)Fri, Mar 21 2014 20:40:55Story on @SEIU_Eliseo's arrest this afternoon outside of @MarioDB's office #fast4families http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local/Immigration-Activist-Eliseo-Medina-SEIU-Mario-Diaz-Balart-Arrested-Outside-Office-of-Florida-Congressman--251486501.html …
- — Immigrants&Refugees (@CWS_IRP)Fri, Mar 21 2014 23:28:27
- — Mario Diaz-Balart (@MarioDB)Sat, Mar 22 2014 01:10:57
- — Nancy Pelosi (@NancyPelosi)Sat, Mar 22 2014 15:04:22Thankful @fast4families' Eliseo Medina was released after being wrongfully detained for rightfully working to reform our immigration laws.
The movement to #FreeEliseo
On March 21, Fast for Families leader Eliseo Medina was arrested while attempting to peacefully deliver a letter on immigration reform to Rep. Diaz-Balart’s office. Advocates held vigil outside the jail and flooded social media with messages of solidarity. Ten hours later, Eliseo was released.