A warm welcome to the U.S., but only for some.Paula Solian for Documented

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: Bill Seeks to Make New York a Sanctuary State

Wednesday’s Edition of Early Arrival: Early Arrival: ICE at Westchester Court After NY Restricts Access — Arizona Mayor Declares State of Emergency — Trump Seeks Visa Overstay Crackdown

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Early Arrival: City Files Lawsuit Against Immigration Legal Service Provider

Monday’s Edition of Early Arrival: City Files Lawsuit Against Immigration Legal Service Provider — Militia Leader Arrested After Detaining Migrants at the Border — Family Detention Centers Going Unused, Congressman Fails to Cross Border