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NEW AMERICAN ECONOMY ON THE RELIEF ACT OF 2019

This week Senators Dick Durbin , Patrick Leahy , and Mazie Hirono introduced S. 2603, the Resolving Extended Limbo for Immigrant Employees...

NEW AMERICAN ECONOMY AND THE TENNESSEE IMMIGRANT AND REFUGEE RIGHTS COALITION LAUNCH THE NASHVILLE NEW AMERICAN FESTIVAL

Media are invited to attend an art show at Fort Houston at 2020 Lindell Ave on Thursday, October 17. This event marks the Nashville New...

 
 
 

NEW DATA: WAYNE COUNTY IMMIGRANTS CONTRIBUTED MORE THAN $10.5B TO GDP

Detroit, MI - Immigrants contributed more than $10.5 billion to Wayne County's GDP in 2017, according to new research from New American...

IMMIGRANT ENGINEER DRIVEN BY A CALL TO SERVE HIS COUNTRY AND COMMUNITY

Kamal AlSawafy was 9 years old when he arrived in Dearborn in 1997. Three years earlier, his family had fled Iraq, where his father,...

 
 
 

IMMIGRANT ENTREPRENEUR OPENS DOORS FOR INNOVATION AND DESIGN IN WAYNE COUNTY

At times during the First Liberian Civil War, young Andreas Browne got on his knees and prayed for the opportunity to live. Now he...

NEW AMERICAN ECONOMY AND CENTER FOR HOUSTON'S FUTURE HOST THE HOUSTON NEW AMERICAN FESTIVAL

Media are invited to attend an art exhibition and live painting performance at the Nina and Michael Zilkha Gallery at MATCH - Midtown...

 
 
 

MEDIA ADVISORY: LAUNCH OF LOOKING FOR AMERICA: ANCHORAGE

The Looking for America tour is an effort to hear different perspectives on immigration in America through the lens of very different...

NEW AMERICAN ECONOMY AND OPEN AVENUES FOUNDATION LAUNCH THE BOSTON NEW AMERICAN FESTIVAL, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH HUBWEEK

Media are invited to attend a panel, “Foreign-Born, Boston Built, Immigrant Led,” and a festival reception in Boston, MA on Tuesday,...

 
 
 

NEW REPORT SHOWS IMMIGRANTS IN GENESEE COUNTY PAID MORE THAN $100 MILLION IN TAXES IN 2017

GENESEE COUNTY, MI - Immigrants paid more than $100 million in taxes in Genesee County in 2017, according to new research from New...

IMMIGRANT OPENS FAMILY-CENTERED DAYCARE FOR FLINT FAMILIES

Marie Ronise was 15 years old when she received “a strange phone call.” She had moved to the United States from Haiti at age 12, and...

 
 
 

IMMIGRANT ENTREPRENEUR HELPS THE CITY OF FLINT PILOTS SOAR WITH INNOVATIVE TRAINING PROGRAMS

Qamar Ahsan first came to Flint when his wife was interviewing for medical residency programs in 1993. The couple, both from Pakistan,...

NEW AMERICAN ECONOMY ANNOUNCES COMPLETE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR INAUGURAL NEW AMERICAN FESTIVAL, A CELEBRATION OF IMMIGRANTS IN AMERICAN CULTURE, SEPTEMBER 14 & 15 AT NEUEHOUSE

Editor's Note: Logos for editorial use can be found here . NEW YORK - New American Economy has announced the complete lineup of events...

 
 
 

LAUNCH OF LOOKING FOR AMERICA: DETROIT, PART OF A NEW DIALOGUE AND ART INITIATIVE THAT IS TOURING SIX DYNAMIC U.S. CITIES

What: Looking for America: Detroit , the first event in a new dialogue and art initiative that is touring six communities across the...

NEW AMERICAN ECONOMY LAUNCHES TICKET SALES AND ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL TALENT FOR THE NEW AMERICAN FESTIVAL

NEW YORK - Today, ticket sales go live for New American Economy 's inaugural New American Festival , a groundbreaking event celebrating...

 
 
 

NICARAGUAN IMMIGRANT HELPS TOLEDO, OH BECOME SAFE AND ACCESSIBLE FOR ALL

Meyling Ruiz and her brother were babies when her parents fled their homeland during the Nicaraguan Revolution. It was 1988, and Sandinista...

NEW DATA SHOWS IMMIGRANTS ARE 40 PERCENT OF BUSINESS OWNERS IN DALLAS COUNTY

DALLAS, TX - Immigrants accounted for 40 percent of Dallas County's business owners in 2017, according to new research from New American...

 
 
 

RELIGION NEWS SERVICE OPINION: THE REFUGEE CRISIS BROKE MY HEART, BUT REFUGEES MENDED IT

For most of my life, the word “refugee” meant little to me. I knew its definition but never its gravity. My eyes were opened when I...

DALLAS MORNING NEWS OPINION: UNFAIR IMMIGRATION POLICIES ARE HURTING ECONOMIC GROWTH IN TEXAS

I often hear from business owners that current immigration policies are affecting their bottom line. And as head of the North Texas...

 
 
 

MUNCIE STAR PRESS OPINION: MY BEST FRIEND IS A DREAMER AND A BSU GRAD. CONGRESS, LET HER STAY

Our freshman year at Ball State University, my best friend and college roommate Erika Espinoza revealed a closely guarded secret. She...

NEW DATA SHOWS THE NUMBER OF IMMIGRANT ENTREPRENEURS IN THE RICHMOND METRO AREA GREW BY MORE THAN 58 PERCENT IN ONE YEAR

New York - Today New American Economy , a bipartisan research and advocacy organization focused on immigration, released new data highlighting...

 
 
 



British lawmakers force Brexit delay as prime minister argues against it

British lawmakers force Brexit delay as prime minister argues against it

Prime Minister Boris Johnson was forced to ask the European Union for an extension to the Brexit process until the end of January. Read more ...

Controlled demolition of Hard Rock Hotel cranes in New Orleans scheduled...

Controlled demolition of Hard Rock Hotel cranes in New Orleans scheduled after partial collapse

The implosion of the two cranes at the Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans, which partially collapsed during construction, is scheduled for Saturday afternoon. Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Endorses Bernie Sanders At Comeback Rally In Queens

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Endorses Bernie Sanders At Comeback Rally In Queens

The Sanders campaign estimated that the rally drew nearly 26,000 attendees, which would make it the largest Democratic presidential rally of this cycle. Read more ...

Joe Burrow throws 4 TDs passes, No. 2 LSU routs MSU 36-13

Joe Burrow throws 4 TDs passes, No. 2 LSU routs MSU 36-13

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Joe Burrow threw for 327 yards and four touchdowns to break the LSU season record with 29 in the No. 2 Tigers' 36-13 victory over Mississippi State on Saturday. Read more ...

Video captures moment football coach disarms student with gun, hugs him

Video captures moment football coach disarms student with gun, hugs him

The heartrending moment an Oregon high school coach used a hug to stop a student carrying a shotgun into a classroom was captured on surveillance camera. Keanon Lowe, a former... Read more ...

UK PM Johnson refuses to negotiate Brexit delay past Oct. 31 with EU despite...

UK PM Johnson refuses to negotiate Brexit delay past Oct. 31 with EU despite just-passed amendment

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has stuck by his vow to leave the European Union with or without a deal by October 31, even after MPs voted to withhold his deal with the... Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Bernie Sanders' Heart Attack Was A 'Gut Check'...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Bernie Sanders' Heart Attack Was A 'Gut Check' Moment

In an interview with NPR, Ocasio-Cortez said her decision to endorse Sanders is part of a movement that is "far larger than a presidential campaign." Read more ...

Buechele sets career marks as unbeaten SMU tops Temple 45-21

Buechele sets career marks as unbeaten SMU tops Temple 45-21

DALLAS - Shane Buechele set career highs with six touchdown passes and 457 passing yards as No. 19 SMU improved to 7-0 with a 45-21 win over Temple on Saturday. Read more ...

Three takeaways from No. 12 Oregon's big road win over No. 25 Washington

Three takeaways from No. 12 Oregon's big road win over No. 25 Washington

Justin Herbert and the Ducks come out on top, beating the Huskies 35-31 to win the last two matchups. Read more ...

Jones tops Xfinity playoff contenders in wild Kansas race

Jones tops Xfinity playoff contenders in wild Kansas race

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Brandon Jones raced to his first career Xfinity Series victory Saturday at Kansas Speedway after a lapped car wrecked what was shaping up to be an... Read more ...