Media September 12, 2023

In the News: Migrant advocates call for New York-based work authorization permit (NY1)

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Now, a new op-ed published in amNewYork is suggesting another option: let the mayor and governor create a “New York-based work authorization permit that allows migrants to work in the five boroughs and throughout the state.”

The op-ed was penned by Grace Rauh, a former NY1 political reporter and executive director of the public police group 5Boro Institute, and Teresa Gonzalez, a board member with the New York immigration coalition. The two joined “Mornings On 1” Tuesday to elaborate on their message.