Tag Archives: Politics/government

Census Check: New questions emerge on privacy protections
Revisión del Censo: surgen nuevas preguntas sobre protección de la privacidad

Critics of the U.S. Commerce Department said the decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census violates an E-Government Act that requires a Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA).
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Skip the Chip
Omitir el chip

Not so smart a start. Advocates are expressing reservations about the city’s plan to add a smart chip to the IDNYC card in an effort to enable payment and banking capabilities.
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“Today we turn the page”
“Hoy damos vuelta a la página”

It was Roe ratified. Marking the 46th anniversary of the groundbreaking Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade, the New York State legislature moved...
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“Something has to be done now”
“Hay que hacer algo ahora”

Federal employees are turning to food banks. Gabriel Pedreira, Legislative Director of the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE)...
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“A total victory”
“Una victoria absoluta”

In a stunning rebuke, a New York federal judge ruled against the Trump Administration’s request to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census Tuesday.
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Fair Fares rolls out- in phases

New York City finally revealed details of the long-awaited Fair Fares, designed to assist low-income New Yorkers afford mass transit...
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Close on the Comments
Cierre de comentarios

Están reivindicando la historia. Los defensores, incluidos los organizadores de la campaña en línea ProtectingImmigrantFamilies.org...
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Advocates rally at close of Census trial
Defensores se manifiestan por el censo

Defensores de los inmigrantes y organizaciones comunitarias celebraron una conferencia de prensa en Foley Square el martes 27 de noviembre.
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Proposed changes on public charge spark panic
Cambios propuestos a carga pública provocan pánico

Representative Adriano Espaillat and other community leaders clarified misleading information ...
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Making the census count
Hacer que el censo cuente

Show us the money. Concerned about an undercount in the 2020 national census, advocates are calling on the New York State legislature to provide $40 million...
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Councilmembers tout Small Business Jobs Survival Act
Se promueve ley de Supervivencia de Trabajos de Pequeños Negocios

City Councilmembers and small business owners gathered at City Hall on Wednesday to announce their support for the the Small Business Jobs Survival Act (SBJSA)...
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ER Overload
Sobrecarga en emergencias

Es una "burocracia arraigada y arrogante". Miembros de la Asociación de Enfermeras del Estado de Nueva York (NYSNA, por sus siglas...
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