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ICE no entra en las escuelas de Nueva York

Las medidas que estamos anunciando hoy son vitales para los estudiantes y sus familias porque afirman, claramente, que ICE no puede entrar en nuestras escuelas sin una orden firmada por un juez. Punto.

Este tipo de políticas no solo reflejan nuestro compromiso a proteger la justicia en esta ciudad, sino que también afirman la importancia que le damos a asegurar que nuestras escuelas sean lugares seguros para nuestros niños. READ MORE

#SolidaryMarch- Bronx to El Barrio

“We’re here today. To say loud and clear that we will not stay silent, we will not back down and we will fight to preserve everyone’s human rights.”

Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Council Member Rafael Salamanca Jr. led a solidarity march from the Bronx to El Barrio.

Building a Stronger NYC: Speaker releases annual report of key Council accomplishments

Today, the Council has published “Building a Stronger NYC,” an annual report to highlight its major work from 2016. Accomplishments range from criminal justice reforms to bolstering services for vulnerable communities to expanding the City’s transparency efforts.

This report, along with last year’s Speaker’s Annual Report, mark the first time that the Council has released annual publications to update on their progress, in an effort to increase accountability. READ MORE