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March 25, 2020 | Grace Mottley

Jawando Sponsors Bill to Better Address Workplace Sexual Harassment

On March 25, the Montgomery County Council introduced legislation to define the terms “harassment” and “sexual harassment,” in order to help victims better confront workplace harassment, according to a press release from the Montgomery County Council.  Councilmember Will Jawando sponsored the bill and Councilmember Nancy Navarro is a cosponsor.  The legislation would define harassment as […]

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March 10, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Nueva Legislación Aliviaría Costos de Cuidado Infantil

Se espera que la legislación, recientemente introducida en el Concejo del Condado de Montgomery, ayude a los empleadores a atraer y retener a sus empleados al aliviar la carga de los costos de cuidado infantil. Los concejales Gabe Albornoz y Nancy Navarro presentaron recientemente el Proyecto de Ley 9-20, Fondo de Desarrollo Económico – Programa […]

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March 10, 2020 | Jordan Lindsay

New Legislation Would Ease Burden of Child Care Costs For Employees

Newly introduced legislation is expected to help employers attract and retain talent by easing the burden of child care costs on employees. Councilmembers Gabe Albornoz and Nancy Navarro recently introduced Bill 9-20, Economic Development Fund-Local Business Child Care Grant Program. Officials say this will provide an incentive to help small businesses throughout the county attract […]

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March 6, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Concejal Navarro Aconseja No Entrar en Pánico ante Coronavirus

La Concejal del condado de Montgomery Nancy Navarro habla con MyMCMedia sobre los tres casos recientes de personas con coronavirus reportados en el condado, y envía un mensaje a no entrar en pánico, tener las precauciones necesarias y seguir su vida normal.

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March 2, 2020 | Ryan Donovan

County Council Votes Against Expansion of School Resource Officers

The Montgomery County Council Public Safety Committee voted 2-0 to approve an amendment to the Community Policing Act proposed by Council Member Nancy Navarro. The amendment, which was written in response to the public outcry from organizations such as the NAACP and the ACLU, removed some of the more controversial language in the original bill. […]

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February 15, 2020 | Michelle Queen

County Report This Week

Michael Bruen hosts the latest episode of County Report This Week with news and information for Montgomery County. This episode includes: Officials unveil the Community Opioid Prevention Education (COPE) trailer to educate the public on warning signs of opioid addiction and resources available to help. The City of Rockville’s enforcement efforts to keep pedestrians safe. […]

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February 6, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Navarro Takes Issue with ‘Stereotypes and Caricatures’ in Controversial ‘American Dirt’ Book

Montgomery County Councilmember Nancy Navarro has weighed in on the controversial book “American Dirt” by Jeanine Cummins. Cummins, a graduate of Gaithersburg High School, will participate in a city-wide “Gaithersburg Reads” book discussion on March 31. The book has come under fire from Latinx authors who say Cummins uses stereotypes to portray Mexican characters fleeing […]

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February 5, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Concejal Navarro Contra Polémico Libro “American Dirt”

La Concejal Nancy Navarro le dijo a MyMCMedia que estaba en contra de que el Condado de Montgomery recibiera a la autora del libro American Dirt, Jeanine Cummins para discutir y presentar el libro públicamente. Navarro dice que el polémico libro está escrito como si fuera la voz de una mujer inmigrante y utiliza muchos […]

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February 4, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Albornoz Emotionally Denounces Supreme Court Immigration Decision

Montgomery County Councilmember Gabe Albornoz led an emotional press conference denouncing the Supreme Court’s Jan. 27 “public charge” immigration decision. The 5-4 decision was voted on along party lines—the four judges appointed by Democratic presidents all voted “no.” It will make it more difficult for immigrants, who have used benefits like Medicaid and food stamps, […]

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February 4, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Concejales de Montgomery Contra Regla de Carga Pública

Entre lágrimas el Concejal del Condado de Montgomery Gabe Albornoz, introduce una resolución, junto a su colega la Concejal Nancy Navarro, para urgir al Congreso estadounidense a adoptar una reforma inmigratoria, en respuesta a la decisión optada por la Tribunal Supremo, la cual define que tan pronto como el próximo 24 de febrero de 2020 […]

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