Tag: immigration

Gov. Cuomo, AG are ready to sue Trump Administration over DACA repeal
Politics

Gov. Cuomo, AG are ready to sue Trump Administration over DACA repeal

New York’s governor and attorney general are threatening to sue the federal government after the Trump Administration’s announcement to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA. The legal challenge, announced preemptively on Monday by Governor Andrew Cuomo and Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, aims to protect more than 40,000 immigrants […]

Assembly Dems pass series of immigrant rights and protections
Policy Politics

Assembly Dems pass series of immigrant rights and protections

  With the Trump Administration focused on a range of immigration enforcement policies, Assembly Democrats have passed a series of bills that would protect immigrants’ private information, prohibit profiling by local police departments, and make it more difficult to deport undocumented New Yorkers for misdemeanor crimes. Alongside these new bills, […]