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State Assembly candidate Catalina Cruz in her campaign office in Jackson Heights, Queens. Passing the DREAM Act in Albany is a central part of her platform. If she wins in November, she would become the first Dreamer to ever win elected office in New York State and only the third nationally.

Progressive Women Run to Push Passage of New York’s DREAM Act

Can they push it through the deadlock in Albany?

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This Russian Blacksmith Was Declared a Public Charge in 1913

The government has deemed immigrants “public charges” since people were arriving at Ellis Island by boat.

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Early Arrival: Street Vendors’ GPS Trackers Have Immigration Advocates Worried

Monday's Edition of Early Arrival: One Dreamer’s Journey Through the Immigration System — Troops Disgruntled About Border Dispatch — Asylum Revamp Takes Effect

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Early Arrival: Trump’s Anti-Immigration Message Resonates With His Base

Wednesday's Edition of Early Arrival: New Yorkers Largely Reject Trump’s Immigration Rhetoric — Immigration Board Rejects Journalist’s Appeal — Trump Administration Presses Supreme Court to Review DACA Decisions