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Integrating Civic Participation Strategies into Service Delivery Organizations - An NCLR Toolkit
Self-sufficiency is not enough. Once individuals are able to surpass their issue or problem, it is very likely that others will take their place.
Letter to Congress on ESEA Reauthorization
Letter to U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander and U.S. Senator Patty Murray on the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
Principles for Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)
With the impending reauthorization of the ESEA, preserving strong federal oversight that adheres to the principles of equity of opportunity and outcomes is essential to assure Latino and English language learner students ...
Post-Election Resources for NCLR Affiliates
A compilation of materials to help our Affiliates support communities across the country in the wake of the Nov. 8, 2016 election.
Remarks by Clarissa Martínez-De-Castro, NCLR Deputy Vice President, Denouncing the Nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions as Attorney General
These remarks were provided at a press conference and rally organized by Faith in Public Life on January 30, 2017.
Urban Enterprise Zones
Urban Enterprise Zones have been proposed by Congress members and by key Reagan administration officials as a means of revitalizing deteriorating, socio-economically distressed urban neighborhoods. The enterprise zone ...
The Economic Opportunity Act of 1964
In 1964 the Economic Opportunity Act (EOA) was passed by Congress. Enacted under the Johnson Administration, EOA was seen as one of the most controversial pieces of legislation of its time. It created the "War on Poverty" ...
NCLR Opposes Nomination of Betsy DeVos as the Next U.S. Secretary of Education
Letter sent by NCLR to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions.
NCLR: A History of Impact
NCLR traces its origins to the civil rights movement of the mid-20th century, particularly the early years of school and housing desegregation.
Remarks by Janet Murguía, NCLR President And CEO, Regarding the Nomination of U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions as Attorney General
These remarks were provided in a press briefing organized by The Leadership Conference on January 6, 2017.