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Morelle Wins Democratic Nomination for 25th Congressional District Seat

By Lisa Dumas  – Assembly Majority Leader Joe Morelle has won the Democratic nomination for the 25th Congressional District seat...

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Millions of Dollars Presented By New Effort to Boost Citizenship Across U.S. Cities

There are nearly 9.3 million people in the United States who are eligible to apply for citizenship, and a new effort is offering a...

Millennial Poverty Puts Generation Y On Track For Health Problems In Middle Age

Millennials face greater health risks than their parents in middle age. According to a new report by the Health Foundation, millennials may...

New Bill Proposed by Freedom Caucus Chair to Stop Trump Law Separating Children From Parents at Border

Freedom Caucus Mark Meadows introduced new legislation on Tuesday that might end the separation of immigrant families at the border if...

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Jordan Health Center Employees Return to Work

By Staff – Sixty-five Jordan Health Center employees, represented by 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East, have recently...

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Update: Jordan Health Workers “Disappointed” Board Rejects Employee-Contract Proposal

By Staff –   (Update, June 7) -Jordan Health Center employees, represented by 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East, have...

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Young Latina Woman Running In New York Congressional Race Against Joe Crowley

Twenty-eight-year-old Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez is running for Congress in New York’s 14th District. She is a progressive, young Latina...

New Law Separates Children From Their Parents at Border, U.S. Accused of Violating Human Rights

The Department of Homeland Security proposed a rule that would allow immigration authorities to research the legal status and criminal...

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New York State Will Receive $67 Million For Public Housing, Officials Say

It’s no secret the State of New York has been in a housing crisis. But now the Empire State may finally be receiving the help it...

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Border Patrol Agent Detains Montana Women For Speaking Spanish at Gas Station

Two women were detained at a Montana gas station by a U.S. Border Patrol agent for speaking Spanish. According to NBC News, two Montana...