Immigration

Left out of federal aid, undocumented immigrants have not gotten any aid from New York state.
Facing massive budget shortfalls, the state hasn’t stepped in to give cash to people left out of federal relief.
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President Trump during the coronavirus update briefing on April 27th.
Trump repeatedly turns to immigration policies as bargaining chips with New York.
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City Council member Ydanis Rodriguez, sponsor of the bill that will allow non-citizens to vote in NYC's municipal elections.
If we want New Yorkers to have true representation, we must extend the right to vote to all who live here, including non-citizens.
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Travelers going through airport security.
Here’s what you need to know about the Department of Homeland Security’s suspension of these programs.
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New York City Councilman Carlos Menchaca.
In the last two censuses the federal government provided a waiver, but Donald Trump wasn’t in the White House then.
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A farm worker carries a bucket filled with green chiles.
Unlikely allies join forces – and dust off a playbook from the past.
Opinion
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The Statue of Liberty.
Immigrants in New York are more likely to qualify for federal programs such as Medicaid.
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A protest at Trump International Hotel condemning the separation of migrant children from their families on June 14.
As the federal government takes a hard-line stance, the Empire State opens its doors.
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An overlook of Cornell University Campus from the Uris Library in Ithaca, New York.
The (supposedly) safest places in New York for undocumented immigrants.
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