Nuestra America

Steven Hubbard, Senior Data Scientist with the American Immigration Council discusses his new report "Amid Rising Inflation, Immigrant Workers Help Ease Labor Shortages.

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Organizations across NM in support of the constitutional amendment to increase funding for early childhood education programs host virtual launch of the "Vote Yes For Kids" campaign.

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Today's episode, presented by Marcela Diaz, features excerpts from a live, virtual forum hosted by Somos Un Pueblo Unido on March 31, 2022. Topics covered by presenters in Spanish include the working families tax credit, mandated sick leave, and filing income taxes.

 

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Julie Sanchez, Director of Youth & Family Services of the City of Santa Fe, shares the latest information about the City's Guaranteed Basic Income project for students
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Rebecca Sheff, Senior Staff Attorney at ACLU-NM, discusses conditions for ICE detainees at Torrance County Detention Center and the latest federal inspector report calling for immediate transfer of all detainees.

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How did rural New Mexico fare in the 2022 Legislative Session? NM Representative Roger Montoya (District 40) discusses the highs and lows of the Legislature and the upcoming Rural NM Summit.

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Merline Gallegos, Olé member and early childhood education provider, discusses ballot initiative to tap into Permanent Land Grant Fund for more early childhood education resources.

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Mike Loftin, Executive Director of Homewise, discusses current state of affordable housing in Santa Fe.

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Camilla Feibelman, Director of the
Sierra Club: Rio Grande Chapter, gives an update on climate policy legislation coursing through 2022 Legislature.

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Somos and the Economic Relief Working Group unveiled a first-of-its-kind statewide immigrant GBI project at a press conference with Santa Fe Mayor Webber and Las Cruces City Councilor Johana Bencomo.

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Barron Jones, Senior Policy Strategist with ACLU-NM, discusses crime bills at the 2022 NM Legislature.
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Bill Jordan from New Mexico Voices for Children discusses tax and budget priorities to help struggling families and children.

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Dr. Gabriel Sanchez from BSP Research polling firm discusses statewide survey of Latino families' current financial status as a result of the ongoing pandemic. Also joining, are local elected officials calling for more state economic relief.

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Camilla Feibelman from the Rio Grande Chapter of the Sierra Club and James Povijua from the New Mexico Sustainable Economy Taskforce discuss the highs and lows of climate policy in New Mexico and what we have to look forward to in 2022.
 
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Somos Organizer Zulema Chavero and Staff Attorney Gabriela Ibañez Guzmán join Nuestra América's annual Hall of Fame & Hall of Shame show to discuss the high and low lights of 2021.

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