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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Early Arrival: Bergen County Jail Detainees Can’t Touch Visitors

Friday's Edition of Early Arrival: Taxi Medallion-Backed Loans in Limbo — Potential Unaccompanied Child Sponsors Arrested — Funds moved around at HHS

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Credit Union Holding Taxi Medallion Loans Shutters, Leaving Drivers in Limbo

Melrose Credit Union, which held as much as $833 million in taxi medallion loans, was liquidated last month.

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Early Arrival: Nonprofit hit with $38,950 fine for scamming immigrants

Wednesday's Edition of Early Arrival: City Pledges $4.1M To Separated Children — Border Patrol Agent Attempted Suicide — DOJ Did Not Want to Request Citizenship Question