One of the reasons Tyson started the Immigration Connection Program is for those that may not be entirely fluent in English or can’t afford the two to five-thousand dollars in just legal fees. There will be appointments with lawyers available, as well as help filling out and filing forms preparing for citizenship classes.
One of the biggest impacts that COVID-19 has had on our country is job loss. Pandemic Unemployment Assistance--a program that provides temporary income to people who have lost their jobs to the pandemic under the CARES Act of 2020-- was put into effect to help those who were laid off or forced into quarantine over the past year.
Cedar Rapids Police have had 41 reports of stolen Catalytic Converters since November, but it’s not just an issue in Cedar Rapids. The Department told TV-9 they’re working with at least 7 other law enforcement agencies in Iowa who are dealing with the same thing.