Budget & Revenue
DEMOCRACY & VOTING
criminal justice reform
Would establish the Keep Nevada Working Act which protects against any misuse, formal or informal, of precious state and local resources for immigration enforcement purposes, supports Nevada’s economic recovery, keeps Nevada tax dollars local, and promotes public safety, among other changes related to immigration.
Would create an English language learner (ELL) Bill of Rights which includes the right to a free and public education (regardless of and without disclosing immigration status), the right to have an interpreter for significant interactions with school districts and information about the student’s progress in the appropriate language.
Proposes a Keep Nevada Working Task Force charged with finding ways to strengthen the immigrant workforce, calls for the attorney general to develop model policies on immigration issues and half a million dollars to support deportation defense through UNLV’s Boyd School of Law.
Will give in-state tuition and eligibility for state scholarships for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) and Temporary Protected Status (TPS) students in state law, would also secure in-state tuition for Native students who belong to tribes in Nevada as well as outside of the state.