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Powerful N.Y. Business Council backs bill granting undocumented immigrants access to driver’s licenses

The Center for Popular Democracy and National Immigration Law Center found 444,000 undocumented immigrants would be eligible in New Jersey and 752,000 in the Empire State. Roughly 222,000...

05/29/2019 | New York Daily News | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Allowing undocumented immigrants access to driver’s licenses would be boon for both New York and New Jersey, study says

The Center for Popular Democracy and National Immigration Law Center joined together on “Safe Roads Across the Tristate Area,” which found 444,000 undocumented immigrants would be eligible in New...

05/29/2019 | New York Daily News | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Un estudio apoya dar pases de conducir a indocumentados de Nueva York y Nueva Jersey

De adoptarse dichas propuestas, mantendría además a las familias unidas al evitar la deportación de personas por violaciones de tráfico y proveería oportunidades económicas para la clase...

05/29/2019 | Agencia EFE | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

La historia de Fausto Jiménez: un chofer que reza al subirse a su camioneta -no tiene licencia

Los republicanos están opuestos y el gobernador tiene la oportunidad de demostrar que esta es una prioridad para él y esperamos que en las próximas dos semanas, él cumpla esa promesa", dijo Ana...

05/29/2019 | NY1 Noticias | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
05/29/2019 | Published by: Noticia: Facebook video
05/29/2019

Llamado para que NY y NJ aprueben licencias de conducir para todos

Llamado para que NY y NJ aprueben licencias de conducir para todos

Ana María Archila de Center for Popular Democracy nos explica los beneficios de aprobar esta medida a favor de las personas indocumentadas…

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05/29/2019 | Noticia: Facebook video | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
05/29/2019 | Published by: WFUV
05/29/2019

Advocacy Groups Report Pushes For Expanded Drivers License...

Advocacy Groups Report Pushes For Expanded Drivers License...

A new report is pointing out social and financial benefits to expanding drivers license access. The report finds that allowing undocumented immigrants access to drivers licenses would bring...

05/29/2019 | WFUV | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
05/29/2019 | Published by: WCBS News Radio
05/29/2019

Activists Call For Expanding Immigrant Access To Driver's Licenses

Activists Call For Expanding Immigrant Access To Driver's Licenses

But opponents in the state legislatures and law enforcement cite security concerns, arguments Ana Maria Archila, co-director of Center For Popular Democracy calls fear mongering.

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05/29/2019 | WCBS News Radio | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative
05/29/2019 | Published by: New Jersey 101.5 Radio
05/29/2019

A new call for immigrants here illegally to get NJ driver licenses

A new call for immigrants here illegally to get NJ driver licenses

The report released by the Center for Popular Democracy, "Safe Roads Across the Tri-State Area: The Case for Expanding Access to Driver’s Licenses in New York and New Jersey," argues allowing such...

05/29/2019 | New Jersey 101.5 Radio | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Immigrant Rights Leaders, DREAMers Celebrate Path Forward for Dream and Promise Act

05.23.2019

Immigrant Rights Leaders, DREAMers Celebrate Path Forward for Dream and Promise Act

WASHINGTON -- On Wednesday, the Dream...

05/23/2019 | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative, Immigrant Rights - Combating Family Separation & Deportation, Immigrant Rights - Creating Deportation Defense

One Year Since Epic Systems v. Lewis, Arbitration on the Rise

05.21.2019

NEW YORK -- One year ago, in Epic Systems v. Lewis, the Supreme Court ruled that employers can strip workers of their right to join together in court to...

05/21/2019 | Forced Arbitration: A Corporate Attack on Workers’ Rights

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