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Convoluted application process and glitches leave New York immigrants affected by covid out of a much needed rental assistance.
Queens, New York - April 27, 2018: Views of the Jackson Heights neighborhood can be seen near the 7 train. Photo: Christopher Lee for Documented.

Glitches and Problems Leave New York Immigrants Out of COVID Rental Assistance

As mass evictions loom, immigrants and advocates say the convoluted application process is excluding many eligible immigrants New Yorkers from receiving a much needed aid from the state's Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP).

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CoreCivic: One of the Largest Corrections Companies in the US

CoreCivic, one of the largest private correctional facilities in the U.S. operates over 70 facilities, 12 of which have contracts with ICE.

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Federal Judge Bars Public Health Order

Plus: U.S. requiring new citizens and residents to get vaccine, and Biden continued Haitian deportations amid crises

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Migrants Stopped 209,000 Times at Southern Border in August

Plus: 8,000+ migrants waiting under international bridge, and ICE reportedly abandons immigrants with mental illnesses