Immigrants

Immigration
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Adam Warner
September 29, 2019 - 2:06 pm
Residents of New York City who use terms like “illegal alien” could face a quarter-million-dollar fine, officials say.
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September 29, 2019 - 2:06 pm
(1010 WINS) – Residents of New York City who use terms like “illegal alien” could face a quarter-million-dollar fine, officials say. The city’s Commission on Human Rights announced late last week that people who use such terms “with intent to demean, humiliate or harass a person” or who harass...
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ICE
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Andrew Weber
July 12, 2019 - 9:15 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Immigrant advocates are planning a series of rallies in the New York City area to show their opposition to raids planned by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement over the weekend. ICE plans to target thousands of undocumented immigrants in 10 major cities, including New York,...
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Andrew Cuomo
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Glenn Schuck
June 18, 2019 - 6:29 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — After the state Senate approved it and Gov. Cuomo signed the bill into law Monday, New York became the 13th state to allow driver’s licenses for undocumented immigrants. The vote in the state Senate was 33-29. Supporters said undocumented immigrants are driving anyway and...
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Dreamstime
January 03, 2019 - 3:09 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- State officials say 6,100 immigrants living in New York state participated in a government program last year that helps them on the path to naturalization. The administration of Gov. Andrew Cuomo released the numbers for the NaturalizeNY program on Wednesday. It's a record...
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Immigration Protests
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June 30, 2018 - 11:53 am
Several hundred people are marching through New York City and across the country in protest of the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy.
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