They blockaded ICE’s Homeland Security Investigations office in Newark, NJ, bringing to a halt that office’s work, which includes processing all deportations and transfers of people in ICE detention in the state.
More than 200,000 NYC workers are eligible for benefits of as much as $15,600. But burdensome paperwork requirements could hinder access to first-of-its-kind fund.
“Being a Black immigrant woman, and a Black mother specifically, has shaped my worldview and my legislative priorities significantly,” says Joseph, whose district spans parts of Crown Heights, Flatbush, East Flatbush, Kensington, Midwood, Prospect Park and Prospect Lefferts Gardens.
On July 6, Mayor Bill de Blasio saw how low he and a group of elementary school kids could…
“I’m going to be a fighter for the people,” says the former legislative staffer who broke with the Jersey machine early in her career and is now running to replace Donald Payne Jr. who inherited his congressional seat from his father 10 years ago.
On June 30 the city council passed the fiscal year 2022 budget, increasing NYPD spending by $200 million.
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