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New EB-5 Bill will Prevent Glamour Projects from Trumping Oppressed America
September 16, 2016
Last Friday, a new EB-5 bill was proposed by Congressman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) that would prevent real estate developers from obtaining high unemployment area status for their projects, which are actually located in affluent communities. This bill is a ... -- read more
 
Urban Equality Now Endorses the Latest EB-5 Agreement on the American Job Creation and Investment Promotion Reform Act
December 9, 2015
The latest language for the upcoming reauthorization bill for the American Job Creation and Investment Promotion Reform Act has been formally endorsed by civil liberties group, Urban Equality NOW (UEN). The beleaguered bill will be in front of Congress... -- read more
 
Year-End Spending Could Stall an Easy Adjournment
December 8, 2015
McCarthy said he saw little evidence of progress on negotiations. He’s contemplating keeping the House in session over the weekend to resolve dierences. Click here to view full article -- read more
 
Stop EB-5 Injustice - TH
November 18, 2015
Urban Equality NOW is a nonprofit established with the following goals in mind:   - Establish policies and procedures to ensure compliance with the Department of Homeland Security and USCIS to the Immigration and Nationality Act, with respect ... -- read more
 
Stop EB-5 Injustice - RC
November 17, 2015
Urban Equality NOW is a nonprofit established with the following goals in mind:   - Establish policies and procedures to ensure compliance with the Department of Homeland Security and USCIS to the Immigration and Nationality Act, with respect ... -- read more
 
Projects in Big Cities Remain A Major Hitch In EB-5 Debate
November 13, 2015
By Natalie Rodriguez   Law360, New York (November 13, 2015, 4:12 PM EST) -- With key EB-5 legislation set to expire in less than a month, talk of compromise on renewal legislation is heating up, but a debate over whether big-city projects will... -- read more