King County Sheriff Urquhart Talks Immigration on Tahmina’s Radio Show on May 2nd at 10am PST!

I am so honored to announce that my guest this week will be Sheriff Urquhart!  He serves as the chief county-level law enforcement official for 1.9 million people and oversees the 1000+ employees of the King County Sheriff’s Office. The He will appear on Tuesday May 2nd at 10am PST.  The role of law enforcement in immigration has never been[…]

Economist Dr. Meenakshi Rishi on Tahmina Talks Immigration Radio Show on Tuesday 4/25 @10am PST

I am thrilled to announce that my guest this week will be the Dr. Meenakshi Rishi!  She will appear on Tuesday April 25th at 10am PST.  Nearly 1500 economists wrote to the White House recently about how immigration strengthens the American economy. Dr. Rishi will talk about immigration and the economy. Dr. Meenakshi Rishi is a Professor of Economics at[…]

For Here or To Go? Finally Hits The Big Screen! Listen To The Movie Writer Rishi Bhilwadikar!

My beloved readers will know how dearly I have cherished supporting the movie For Here or To Go? I am thrilled to announce that the movie will finally have its theatrical release on March 31st!  See the poster for selected theatres at which the movie will be screened. As you may know, that date is[…]

Elena Krafic, Attorney, on Tahmina’s Radio Show March 7th at 10 am PST!

I am excited to announce that my dear friend Attorney Elena Krafcik will appear on my radio show “Immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am on Tuesday March 7th 2017 at 10am PST! Elena came to the United States from Kiev, then in the former Soviet Union, now Ukraine, as a refugee in the 1990s. Elena’s family left the Soviet Union due to religious[…]

Jasmin Samy, CAIR-WA on Tahmina’s Radio Show Feb. 21st at 10am PST

I am so happy to announce that Jasmin Samy, Civil Rights Manager at CAIR-Washington State, a chapter of America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization will be appear on my radio show “Immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am on Tuesday February 21st 2017 at 10am PST! She is deeply passionate about extending CAIR-WA’s work to reach thousands more than ever[…]

Kristie De Peña, Immigration Policy Counsel at the Niskanen Center on Tahmina’s Radio Show 2/7/17 at 10am

I am thrilled to announce that Kristie De Peña, Immigration Policy Counsel at the Niskanen Center in Washington D.C. will be appear on my radio show “Immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am on Tuesday February 7th 2017 at 10am PST! Established in 2014, the Niskanen Center is a libertarian 501(c)(3) think tank that works to change public policy through direct engagement[…]

Manar Waheed, Former White House Immigration Dep. Director on Tahmina’s Show

I am so very honored and grateful to announce that Manar Waheed, Former Deputy Policy Director for Immigration at the White House will be appear on my radio show “Immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am on Tuesday January 31st 2017 at 10am PST! Manar worked tirelessly over the last few years in the Obama Administration creating policies that helped millions of people but are now[…]

Inauguration Day Seattle Immigration Clinic – In Photos and In The News

On January 20th, inauguration day, I was proud to stand with Seattle Mayor Ed Murray at a press conference opening the much anticipated legal clinic held by the Seattle Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs.  Almost 800 volunteers joined that day and help almost 1000 people with legal consultation, citizenship application and know your rights services.[…]

Cuc Vu, Director, Seattle Office of Immigrant & Refugee Affairs to Appear of Tahmina’s Show 1/17 @ 10am PST!

   I am incredibly honored and thrilled to announce that Cuc Vu, Director of City of Seattle’s Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs  (OIRA) will appear on my radio show “Immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am on Tuesday January 17th 2016 at 10am PST! The OIRA will be hosting an unprecedented event on inauguration day on January 20th 2017 at McCaw[…]

Emily Parkhurst-Editor, Puget Sound Business Journal on Tahmina’s Show 1/10/17 at 10am PST

I am honored and grateful to announce that Emily Parkhurst, Editor-in-Chief of renowned local newspaper Puget Sound Business Journal will appear on my radio show “Immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am on Tuesday January 10th 2016 at 10am PST! From writing about the Startup visa, to H1bs, to a series on immigration reform, Emily has given a voice to immigration issues like[…]