Nonprofits supporting immigrants in immigration court are seeing their contracts slashed due to cuts to the state budget.
The state forwards notifications about certain immigrants to federal authorities.
Three construction workers died in April alone, while contractors with a history of worksite deaths continue to get new permits.
The Brooklyn City Council Member has long been an advocate for immigrants rights.
The plan would go beyond New York City’s proposed health care program announced by de Blasio
Governor Andrew Cuomo is expected to sign the bill into law
Expansion of ActionHealthNYC could benefit some 350,000 immigrants.
Lack of funding could imperil getting an accurate count in immigrant-heavy neighborhoods.
Jackson Heights and South Ozone Park in Queens saw a particularly large boom in turnout this year.
Candidates aligned with the President lost around the state