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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: Judge Questions Evidence in ICE Gang Cases

Monday’s Edition of Early Arrival: Cuomo and Jacobs Discourage Support for Green Light Bill — 7-Year-Old Found Dead in the Desert — ‘Border Czar’ Caught By Surprise

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Early Arrival: Driver’s License Bill Passes Assembly

Friday’s Edition of Early Arrival: NY, NJ Undocumented Populations Shrink — Migrants Still Being Kept Under a Bridge — Trump Combats Census Probe, Harris’ Dreamer Proposal

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Early Arrival: NJ County Defies Attorney General’s ‘Immigration Trust Directive’

Wednesday’s Edition of Early Arrival: Supporters of Detained Somali Asylum Seeker Gather Outside NJ Detention Center — Juror Deadlock in Immigration Advocate Trial Leads to a Mistrial — Immigration Hardliner Named Acting USCIS Director