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Activists Pressing for Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants

NJ Spotlight DACA, Let’s Drive NJ

We’re Dreamers and we just want to be like other teens DACA, Let’s Drive NJ

Jersey ‘dreamers’ make plea for their future as Supreme Court debates DACA DACA

Dreamers’ from NJ heading to DC, as Supreme Court weighs fate of DACA


Hundreds Rally Calling For Access to Driver’s Licenses For All Residents In New Jersey

InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ


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Announcing New Support in the State Assembly, Fair Work Week NJ Highlights Disproportionate Impact of “Just-In-Time” Scheduling on Workers and Women of Color

NJ Spotlight Workers’ Rights

Murphy to Consider Making 315,000 more NJ Workers Eligible for Overtime Murphy to Consider Making 315,000 more NJ Workers Eligible for Overtime

NJ 101.5 Workers’ Rights

Think Tank: Expand Pool of Workers in NJ Eligible for Overtime

NJ Spotlight Workers’ Rights

NJPP REPORT: Valuing Our Time: Strengthening New Jersey’s Overtime Law

InsiderNJ Workers’ Rights

Census Bureau Needs 45K Temporary Workers in NJ for 2020 Count

NJ Spotlight Census 2020

Next goal for NJ labor activists: Predictable work schedules

NJ 101.5 Workers’ Rights

Last-minute schedule changes at work? Lawmakers want to cut down on that

NJBIZ Workers’ Rights

Weinberg touts ‘fair workweek’ bill to protect shift workers

PoliticoPro Workers’ Rights

Workers, Labor & Community leaders, Elected Officials Launch Fair Work Week Campaign in N.J.

InsiderNJ Workers’ Rights

Death of temporary worker at warehouse sparks protest that will include widow Workers’ Rights

The Tears of a Working Man’s Sister in Kearny: Edilberto Caicedo (1960-2019)

InsiderNJ Workers’ Rights

Hudson County Worker's Death Sparks Outrage, Calls For Change Workers’ Rights

Perth Amboy se moviliza por las licencias

Reporte Hispano Let’s Drive NJ


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Immigrant Rights Advocates Applaud Attorney General Grewal’s Termination of all 287(g) Agreements in New Jersey 

InsiderNJ Immigrant Rights

NJ Attorney General blocks ICE agreements with county jails, intensifying standoff Immigrant Rights

Alcaldes y Dreamers se unen a la lucha por las licencias de conducir para inmigrantes

Reporte Hispano Let’s Drive NJ

Immigrant Groups, Indivisible, Activists to Host “DefundHate” Week of Action to Push Congress to Cut Funds for ICE and CBP

InsiderNJ Defund Hate

Congress must tell Amazon that the lives of immigrant workers like me are not for sale Workers’ Rights

Local Leaders in Middlesex County with New Brunswick Mayor Cahill Join Dreamers to Urge New Jersey Leadership to Act on Expanded Access to Driver’s Licenses Regardless of Immigration Status in New Jersey 

InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ

Immigrant Groups, Indivisible, Activists to Host “Defund Hate” Week of Action to Push Congress to Cut Funds for ICE and CBP

InsiderNJ Defund Hate

Over 100 NJ Dreamers, Immigrant and Youth Leaders Urge New Jersey Leadership to Immediately Expand Access to Driver’s Licenses on Anniversary of DACA’s End

InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ


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08-06-2019 New Jersey Workers, Advocates Celebrate Signing of Landmark Anti-Wage Theft Law InsiderNJ Workers’ Rights


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Inmates deal with no AC in Bergen County Jail

Amsterdamn News Immigrant Rights
07-23-2019 ICE raids only resulted in 35 arrests, so far. More than 2,000 immigrants are on the list. Immigrant Rights
07-20-2019 New Jersey heat wave: Record-breaking temperatures? Here's everything you need to know Immigrant Rights
07-20-2019 Bergen County Jail air conditioning repaired after outage, protesters gather despite heat Immigrant Rights
07-14-2019 Protesters bash Trump’s raids and Amazon saying ‘No Tech 4 ICE’ Workers’ Rights
07-14-2019 Immigrant rights group protests outside NJ ICE detention center NJ 101.5 Workers’ Rights
07-14-2019 New Jersey immigrant communities remain on alert on day when ICE raids are slated to begin Immigrant Rights
07-14-2019 Protest against ICE raids held in Elizabeth News12 New Jersey Workers’ Rights
07-12-2019 Immigration groups in N.J. on high alert as ICE reportedly prepares to conduct mass raids this weekend Immigrant Rights


Date Article Publication Issue(s)
06-25-2019 Is NJ closer to driver’s licenses for unauthorized immigrants? NJ 101.5 Let’s Drive NJ
06-18-2019 Make the Road New Jersey Urges Action on Drivers License Expansion for Immigrant NJers in Light of Historic New York Victory InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ
06-13-2019 Make The Road NJ: Union County High School Students Show Support for Millionaire’s Tax this Prom Season InsiderNJ Millionaire’s Tax 


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05-28-2019 Mixed Reaction to Rabner’s New Rules on Immigrant Courthouse Arrests by ICE NJ Spotlight Immigrant Rights
05-25-2019 STATEMENT: Make the Road New Jersey Responds to New Jersey Court Directive on ICE Courthouse Arrests InsiderNJ Immigrant Rights
05-01-2019 Advocates Make May Day Push For Driver's Licenses For Undocumented Immigrants Gothamist  Let’s Drive NJ


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04-30-2019 May Day will be marked with protests demanding licenses for undocumented immigrants Let’s Drive NJ
04-25-2019 Make the Road New Jersey and NJ mayors denounce citizenship question on Census Amsterdam News Census 2020
04-22-2019 Immigrants in NJ protest 2020 census citizenship question PIX 11 Census 2020


Date Article Publication Issue(s)
03-26-2019 New Jersey Workers, Advocates Celebrate Senate Passage of Landmark Anti-Wage Theft Legislation, Call on Assembly for Swift Passage InsiderNJ Workers’ Rights
03-18-2019 We’re not wealthy and we don’t need to cheat to get into college. Here’s how we gain admission. Immigrant Rights
03-14-2019 N.J. dreamers hope they’ll become citizens -- and not deported by Trump -- under new push by House Dems Immigrant Rights


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02-18-2019 NJ joins suit challenging Trump's national emergency declaration for border wall funding Immigrant Rights
02-18-2019 Trump’s national emergency declaration triggers protests nationwide NJ TV Immigrant Rights
02-04-2019 Gov. Phil Murphy signs NJ $15 minimum wage bill into law Workers’ Rights


Date Article Publication Issue(s)
01-24-2019 Over 80 Groups and Organizations Join the Let’s Drive NJ Campaign to Expand Access to Drivers Licenses to More Residents Regardless of Immigration Status InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ
01-22-2019 Supreme Court won't hear DACA case this term. What does that mean for 'Dreamers'? DACA
01-15-2019 Make The Road NJ: Gov Murphy’s First Year Brings Groundbreaking Change for Immigrant Communities, But Progress on Key Driver’s License Bill Lags InsiderNJ Let’s Drive NJ