New York State Legislature
The SCAR Act is the only state legislation aimed at helping families separated by the 'zero tolerance' policy, but the state legislature is struggling to codify it
Can they succeed where other get-out-the-vote efforts have failed?
Races to unseat state Senator Marty Golden and Rep. Dan Donovan could be decided by a large turnout of Arab American voters.
Will Cuomo's leftward shift hold? Probably not
In an election year where immigration concerns energized voters.
Despite his defeat, the councilman's campaign marks a new chapter for one of the city's largest immigrant groups.
Alcántara's membership in the Independent Democratic Conference sealed her defeat.
Can they push it through the deadlock in Albany?
Can state politicians ride a growing wave of support for immigrants?