City Councillor Gabriel Vasquez

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The theme for this week’s installment of New Mexico Politics is court battles… Sounds fun, right? 

Courtesy of Somos Un Pueblo Unido

90 New Mexican public officials are now urging Congress to step up and establish a path to citizenship for undocumented workers. 

This cry comes as the Covid-19 pandemic highlighted the crucial role these workers play in our economy and the inequities these workers face when they are excluded from federal economic relief programs.