On Citizenship Day, Immigrant Rights Organizations Encourage Eligible New Americans to Naturalize, Register, and Vote

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  September 17, 2020   On Citizenship Day, Immigrant Rights Organizations Encourage Eligible New Americans to Naturalize, Register, and Vote NC, WI & FL state reports indicate New Americans will likely vote in record numbers in November   (WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Today on Citizenship Day, as we celebrate the ideals of full and…

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Despite Roadblocks and Imminent Citizenship Fee Increases, Cities & Counties Step up to Help Eligible Immigrants Become U.S. Citizens

On Citizenship Day, Sept. 17, the Cities for Citizenship (C4C) network of 93 cities and counties is promoting citizenship and sharing innovative strategies to help eligible lawful permanent residents naturalize despite the looming citizenship fee increases and other barriers to citizenship, as discussed in their new report, “Priced Out of Citizenship: Municipal Strategies To Reduce the Financial Barriers to US Citizenship In Light of Fee Increases”. 

Appellate Court Ruling Terminating TPS for Black and Latinx Immigrants is a Concession to a Racist Agenda 

Today, the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a lower court’s preliminary injunction blocking the Trump administration from terminating Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for hundreds of thousands of immigrants originally from El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua, and Sudan. The ruling could also negatively impact a separate lawsuit challenging the administration’s termination of TPS for immigrants from Honduras and Nepal.

HEROES Act – Press release

NATIONAL PARTNERSHIP FOR NEW AMERICANS PRESS STATEMENT Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted for the HEROES Act, a piece of legislation that is more inclusive of Americans than previous packages meant to respond to the Coronavirus pandemic. The following is a statement from Diego Iñiguez-López, Policy and Campaigns Manager for the National Partnership for…

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New Deal for New Americans to be Introduced in the Senate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, March 9, 2020 CONTACT: SUSANA FLORES (915) 525 2434 susana@communicationsshop.us FERNANDA DURAND (443) 396 3317 fernanda@communicationshop.us New Deal for New Americans to be introduced in the Senate Bill Would be a Game Changer for Immigrants and Refugees BOSTON – In a step that could make citizenship a reality for millions of eligible…

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NPNA Alienta a los Residentes Elegibles a Solicitar la Ciudadanía Estadounidense Antes de que los Excesivos Incrementos de la Cuota entren en Vigor

PARA DISTRIBUCIÓN INMEDIATA: jueves 14 de noviembre de 2019 CONTACTO: SUSANA FLORES (915) 525 2434 susana@communicationsshop.us FERNANDA DURAND fernanda@communicationshop.us NPNA Alienta a los Residentes Elegibles a Solicitar la Ciudadanía Estadounidense Antes de que los Excesivos Incrementos de la Cuota entren en Vigor WASHINGTON – Tras la propuesta oficial del día de hoy por parte de los Servicios de Ciudadanía e Inmigración de…

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NPNA Encourages Eligible Residents to Apply for U.S. Citizenship Before Excessive Fee Hikes Go into Effect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, November 14, 2019 CONTACT: SUSANA FLORES (915) 525 2434 susana@communicationsshop.us FERNANDA DURAND fernanda@communicationshop.us   NPNA Encourages Eligible Residents to Apply for U.S. Citizenship Before Excessive Fee Hikes Go into Effect WASHINGTON – Following the official proposal today by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services dramatically increasing fees for people applying for U.S. citizenship, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA),…

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Trump Proposes Exorbitant Fee Hikes For Citizenship, Asylum, DACA, and Other Forms of Status

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 8, 2019 CONTACT: SUSANA FLORES (915) 525 2434 susana@communicationsshop.us FERNANDA DURAND fernanda@communicationshop.us Trump Proposes Exorbitant Fee Hikes For Citizenship, Asylum, DACA, and Other Forms of Status  Administration’s Proposals Come As Congress Members, NPNA Fight to Protect Working Class and Low-Income Immigrants Already Struggling with High Cost of Application Fees WASHINGTON – The National Partnership for New…

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USCIS Attacks Working Class and Low-Income Immigrants by Limiting Access to Citizenship Based on Wealth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, October 25, 2019 CONTACT: SUSANA FLORES (915) 525 2434 susana@communicationsshop.us FERNANDA DURAND fernanda@communicationshop.us USCIS Attacks Working Class and Low-Income Immigrants by Limiting Access to Citizenship Based on Wealth NPNA Condemns Limiting Citizenship and Other Forms of Relief   WASHINGTON – The National Partnership for New Americans (NPNA) and its coalition of 35 immigrant and refugee rights…

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NIIC 2019 Kicks-off TOMORROW with Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist and Rep. Rashida Tlaib

Gilchrist Welcomes the Largest Immigration, Refugee Rights and Integration Conference in the Nation WHAT: NIIC 2019 Conference WHEN: starting at 1 p.m. Sunday, October 20 through Tuesday, October 22, 2019 WHERE: TCF Center, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit WHO: Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist; Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich) DETROIT – Thousands of immigration and refugee advocates from across the country will gather in Detroit starting Sunday…

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