"The stories, if you go to church in an immigrant community, you go to work, it's all you hear. It's pervasive," Gutierrez said. "So once you understand the impact our broken immigration has not on a caste of people that's segregated from us, but [on] an integral part, you get a sense of it."
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, hugs Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, after the Congressman spoke at the IAFF's Legislative Conference General Session at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, March 9, 2015. The day featured addresses by members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden.