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Primary geographic focus: INTERNATIONAL, NATIONAL
Organization type(s): Media
Acronym or short name: CNN


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Millions may be getting shortchanged on unemployment benefits, GAO finds

Tami Luhby
November 30, 2020
Millions of jobless people may not be receiving the full unemployment payments they are owed, a government watchdog report released Monday found.

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With evictions ban expiring soon, new housing crisis could threaten minorities most

Nick Valencia
December 18, 2020
A federal ban on evictions expires at the end of the year, and it's sparking fears of a housing crisis that could disproportionately send people of color out of their homes.

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Millions of freelancers still wait for coronavirus unemployment benefits

May 29, 2020

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Can you pay the rent on May 1? Here’s what to do if you can’t

Anna Bahney
CNN Business, CNN
April 27, 2020

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Shelters holding nearly 15,000 migrant children near capacity

Sonia Moghe, Rosa Flores
December 13, 2018
The number of migrant children in shelters fluctuates daily and thousands have been caught in a backlog that has some confined for many months.

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Immigrant after being reunited with son: ‘It was the hardest thing to ever happen’

Daniella Diaz, Ryan Nobles
July 26, 2018
Two separate immigrant parents entered the United States illegally hoping to seek asylum when they arrived -- but instead experienced the trauma of being separated from their children for weeks, not knowing if they'd ever see them again.

Interview , Video

Harvey’s Destruction

September 2, 2017
For some residents, Harvey can be the beginning of a fight to get through legal red tape to get that financial aid.


How to save families from losing everything

Martha Bergmark, Thomas E. Perez
July 27, 2015
There is a resource for our communities that does not receive enough attention, yet is critical to ensuring that families not only stay afloat but move up the economic ladder: civil legal aid.

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Border Crisis

July 11, 2014
Report featuring various persons, culminating with interview with Jonathan Ryan, executive director of Texas Raices, the first non-profit working inside the emergency immigrant detention facilities housing unaccompanied minors.


Refuge-seeking kids face deportation hearings alone

Martha Bergmark
September 4, 2014
Voices' ED Bergmark spotlights the work of civil legal aid attorneys, and calls for more resources so thousands of unaccompanied migrant children do not face complicated, high-stakes legal proceedings alone.

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