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2023

2020

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A bill could stop undocumented youth in Utah from playing school sports, critics say. Gov. Cox is signing it — with a catch.

March 16, 2023

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UnidosUS, along with our 2023 Affiliate of the Year Comunidades Unidas, co-hosted our Fall Affiliate Convening in Salt Lake City.

November 7, 2023

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Advocates urge Cox to veto bill, saying it discriminates against immigrant youth

March 15, 2023

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Comunidades Unidas, Cambia Health Foundation longtime partner, receives national recognition

October 12, 2023

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National Volunteer Week
Healthier Together: Comunidades Unidas

April 21, 2023

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Julie Stewart and Leonel Nieto: Not everyone can weather this storm the same way

April 23, 2020

2019

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Local immigration advocates say Trump’s new ‘public charge’ rule targets working families

August 14, 2019

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Government report on border detention conditions shocks Utah Latino activists

July 3, 2019

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 Immigrants Welcome. Salt Lake County Council reaches compromise on immigration resolution.

June 17, 2019

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New campaign seeks to extend health insurance to all Utah children

May 24, 2019

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Utah Latinos warn that a census question about citizenship may cost the state, as the Supreme Court weighs its constitutionality

April 22, 2019

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Commentary: How to put The Utah Compact into action

March 31, 2019

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Utah leaders react to President Donald Trump’s border wall speech

January 8, 2019

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Utah's Hispanic community disproportionately affected by COVID-19, official say

April 14, 2020

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Utah immigrants say they’re ‘living in fear’ after latest Trump rule on green cards

August 13, 2019

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Plans proceed for new center to hold Utah immigration detainees — but it may be in Wyoming

July 3, 2019

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 After contentious debate, Salt Lake County Council calls on Congress to reform immigration

June 12, 2019

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Citizenship Concerns Remain After Census Bureau Visit

May 11, 2019

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Film Shows Experience Of Latinx Workforce Behind Resort Towns

April 17, 2019

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Local leaders reaffirm support for Utah Compact on immigration

March 22, 2019

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Yes or no? Should the citizenship question be included on the 2020 census?

July 4, 2019

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US Supreme Court decides on gerrymandering, drawing blood and a census citizenship question

June 27, 2019

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Utah organization sets goal of 100% health coverage for children regardless of immigration status

May 25, 2019

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Stressing security, U.S. census chief urges Utahns to take part in 2020 survey

May 8, 2019

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Utah Latino leaders say Trump plan to release immigrants in sanctuary cities 'dehumanizing

April 12, 2019

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Immigration reform is key for business growth, analysts says

March 7, 2019

2018

May 24, 2018 - This Utahn works for an organization some have labeled a hate group. Trump just nominated him to oversee refugees and migration for the whole country

https://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2018/05/25/trump-taps-anti-illegal-immigrant-utahn-to-oversee-refugee-migration-issues-at-the-state-department/

May 18, 2018 - Sister Kathleen Moroney Legal Service Award luncheon is open to all the community

https://www.icatholic.org/article/sister-kathleen-moroney-legal-service-award-luncheon-41511294

May 1st, 2018 - New citizenship question, murky immigration policy, could impact 2020 Census results

https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900017531/new-citizenship-question-murky-immigration-policy-could-impact-2020-census-results.html

March 27, 2018 - Utahns concerned about citizenship question on 2020 census
http://fox13now.com/2018/03/27/utahns-concerned-about-citizenship-question-on-2020-census/

March 9, 2018  Women Unite at Utah State Capitol

http://upr.org/post/women-unite-utah-state-capitol

March 8, 2018 ‘It’s Time We Press for Progress’ Hundreds gather inside the Capitol to celebrate International Women’s Day.

https://www.cityweekly.net/BuzzBlog/archives/2018/03/08/its-time-we-press-for-progress

 

January 26, 2018 - New Mormon leadership takes its first public stance, calls on Congress to make room for ‘Dreamers’

https://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2018/01/26/mormon-church-calls-on-federal-politicians-to-provide-hope-and-opportunities-for-former-daca-recipients/

January 10, 2018 - ‘Who’s next?’ Trump’s order to end protected status for Salvadorans incites a familiar sense of disappointment in Utah immigrants

https://www.sltrib.com/news/2018/01/09/trumps-order-to-end-protected-status-for-salvadorans-incites-a-familiar-sense-of-disappointment-in-utah-immigrants

2017

Give! From family services to hope on two wheels, these 10 local charities fight the good fight.

https://www.cityweekly.net/utah/give/Content?oid=6687265

A Utah woman says she escaped ‘severe abuse and violence’ in Guatemala. The U.S. is trying to send her back.
http://www.sltrib.com/news/2017/10/17/a-utah-woman-says-she-escaped-severe-abuse-and-violence-in-guatemala-the-us-is-trying-to-send-her-back/#gallery-carousel-4657  

DACA deadline leaves young, undocumented immigrants in limbo again

http://kutv.com/news/local/daca-deadline-leaves-young-undocumented-immigrants-in-limbo-again

Utahns unite for local relief efforts supporting those affected by disasters in Mexico and Puerto Rico
http://www.icatholic.org/article/utahns-unite-for-local-relief-efforts-supporting-those-12910488    

End of DACA - Utah communities offer help for DACA recipients
http://kutv.com/news/local/communities-offer-help-for-daca-recipients

Ending Obama-era DACA for young immigrants bad for Utah, supporters say
http://www.sltrib.com/news/2017/09/05/ending-obama-era-daca-for-young-immigrants-bad-for-utah-supporters-say/  

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