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Too often particular groups of people set to benefit from immigration reform are lost in the midst of the debate over how to fix the broken system.

Among the classes of people frequently overlooked in the context of immigration reform are those in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community. The infographic below, from the Center for American Progress, demonstrates how thousands of undocumented LGBT individuals would greatly benefit from the Senate’s immigration reform—which is currently stalled in the House at least for the remainder of the year.

 

LGBT Immigration Reform Infographic 1

LGBT Immigration Reform Infographic 2

To read more on the infographic, visit the Center for American Progress.

Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.