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Rivera and Camara Push 'Ambitious' Bill for Noncitizen Voting

Capital NY - June 16, 2014, By Nidhi Prakash - With just four remaining days in the state legislative session, sponsors...

06/16/2014 | Organizing the America is Home Campaign

Immigration Reform Moves to States; New York Eyes Citizenship After 3 Years of Taxes

The Washington Examiner - June 16, 2014, by Paul Bedard - The frustration with Washington's inaction on any type of...

06/16/2014 | Organizing the America is Home Campaign

Proposed Legislation Could Grant State Citizenship to Undocumented Immigrants

SILive.com - June 16, 2014, by Ryan Lavis - With the legislative session in Albany scheduled to end this week, one New...

06/16/2014 | Organizing the America is Home Campaign

Undocumented immigrants in New York could become 'state citizens' under new bill

NY Daily News - June 15, 2014, by Erin Durkin - Undocumented immigrants in New York could become “state citizens” with...

06/15/2014 | Organizing the America is Home Campaign

THE $15 QUESTION: Higher minimum helps workers and business

Chicago Tribune - June 5, 2014, by Connie Razza - The Great Recession is over! So say the corporations and the...

06/5/2014 | Improving Job Quality, Raising the Minimum Wage

60 Years After Brown v. Board of Education

Legal Talk Network - June 3, 2014 - May 17th, 2014 marked the 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, the...

06/4/2014 | Promoting Strong Public Schools

Chicago's minimum wage fight officially kicks off with $15 proposal

Crain's Chicago Business - May 27, 2014, by Greg Hinz - Ending months of preliminaries, a group of 10 or more Chicago...

06/2/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Aldermen, Activists Propose City Ordinance To Raise Minimum Wage

Chicagoist - May 28, 2014, by Aaron Cynic - Supporters of raising the minimum wage introduced an ordinance at a City...

05/28/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Chicago Group Pushing For $15 Minimum Wage

Huffington Post - May 28, 2014, by Joseph Erbentraut - A coalition of Chicago aldermen on Wednesday introduced an...

05/28/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Report: $15 Chicago Minimum Wage Would Lift Up Struggling Workers

Progress Illinois - May 27, 2014, by Ellyn Fortino - A proposal to hike Chicago's minimum wage to $15 an hour would not...

05/27/2014 | Improving Job Quality


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