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News Releases

  • NASW supports U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021
    Feb 23, 2021

    If passed, legislation will provide pathway to citizenship for 11 million undocumented immigrants

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  • NASW outraged by hate crimes against people who are Asian
    Feb 19, 2021

    Association insists that governments at all levels enforce existing hate crime laws

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  • NASW celebrates Biden-Harris Administration inititatives to protect Immigrants
    Feb 05, 2021

    Comprehensive immigration reform is still needed

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  • NASW pleased by additional Biden executive orders to address systemic racism, improve health care access and reduce climate change impacts
    Jan 29, 2021

    NASW President Mildred "Mit" Joyner says Biden is charting promising new course for nation

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