NJ Spotlight News

Advocates call for $1B in aid for undocumented workers

Clip: 04/14/2022 | 2m 49s | Video has closed captioning.

Undocumented workers living in New Jersey say the pandemic continues to take a toll on them. They gathered in Paterson demanding state officials pass legislation to provide $1 billion in aid to help them get back on their feet. Advocates from Make the Road New Jersey say undocumented immigrants pay almost $600 million in state and local taxes every year but still continue to be excluded from aid.

Aired: 04/14/22

Rating: NR

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