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09/17/2018 | Published by: Santa Fe New Mexican
09/17/2018

Longtime legal residents aim for citizenship

Longtime legal residents aim for citizenship

Somos was one of 14 organizations nationwide to win the nonpartisan grant from Cities for Citizenship, a national initiative aimed at increasing citizenship among eligible U.S. permanent residents...

09/17/2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
09/17/2018 | Published by: Albuquerque Journal
09/17/2018

ABQ, SF receive grants to help immigrants become citizens

ABQ, SF receive grants to help immigrants become citizens

Cities for Citizenship is a national initiative supported by advocacy groups Center for Popular Democracy and the National Partnership for New Americans, with Citi Community Development as...

09/17/2018 | Albuquerque Journal | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Denver Receives $5 Million Challenge Grant To Promote Naturalization In The United States.

The “America is Home” Initiative will be administered by the National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA). Cities for Citizenship is co-chaired by Mayors Garcetti, Mayor Emanuel, and Mayor de...

09/17/2018 | Latin Life Denver | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

CPD Condemns Trump Administration Transferring Money from FEMA to ICE

09.13.2018

New York, NY – In response to breaking news that the Trump administration transferred nearly $10 million away from FEMA to ICE at the height of the family...

09/13/2018 | Combating Family Separation & Deportation, Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond

As the federal government fails the people of Puerto Rico, local governments and states must step up

“Most recently, I’ve answered the call to service within my Delaware community. As the Program Director for Achievement Matters, I lead a team working with youth to close the educational...

08/27/2018 | Delaware Liberal | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond

Investment Banks Doubled Down on Immigration Detention Amidst Family Separation

CoreCivic and Geo Group are highly reliant on loans to function and expand, according to a report from Make The Road, The Center for Popular Democracy and Enlace, a group that advocates for...

08/27/2018 | Documented | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
08/26/2018 | Published by: Bloomberg
08/26/2018

S&P 500, Nasdaq end at records after Fed speech

S&P 500, Nasdaq end at records after Fed speech

Several protesters from the progressive group Fed Up stood outside the conference room where Powell delivered the speech.

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08/26/2018 | Bloomberg | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up
08/25/2018 | Published by: The New York Times
08/25/2018

Are Superstar Firms and Amazon Effects Reshaping the Economy?

Are Superstar Firms and Amazon Effects Reshaping the Economy?

“Wage stagnation is not a puzzle,” said Marshall Steinbaum, a fellow at the Roosevelt Institute, who spoke on a panel organized by the activist group Fed Up outside the lodge where the Fed...

08/25/2018 | The New York Times | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

As the federal government fails the people of Puerto Rico, local governments and states must step up

Given the likelihood that even more Puerto Ricans will resettle on the mainland the Center for Popular Democracy and Local Progress have published a policy guide, the first of its kind, offering a...

08/24/2018 | The Hill | Civic Engagement

Southern Cities Are Passing Paid Sick Leave—But Republicans Won’t Let Them Have It

Texas advocates for paid sick leave haven’t given up hope, however. They plan to wield the sheer amount of popular support for these ordinances in their favor and against the state politicians who...

08/24/2018 | In These Times | Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials

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