Brooklyn DA Seeks To Protect Immigrants From Deportation For Low-Level CrimesThe Brooklyn District Attorney’s office has unveiled a new policy that changes the way some undocumented immigrants are prosecuted – so as to help keep them in the country.
New Yorkers Rally For Immigrant CommunityHundreds of New Yorkers marched to Trump Tower Sunday in solidarity with immigrants who worry about their future under the incoming Trump administration.
500,000 Undocumented Immigrants In NYC Hanging On Obama's DeterminationFrom halfway around the world on Friday, President Barack Obama upped the ante in the fight for immigration reform.
Mayor de Blasio Signs Plan For Municipal ID Card Into LawMayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday signed into law a plan to offer a municipal identification card to residents regardless of their immigration status.
Advocates: New York City Municipal ID Card Would Benefit ManyAdvocates for immigrants said Wednesday that a proposed New York City municipal ID card will help ensure that all New Yorkers can obtain crucial city services.
NYC Council Introduces Bill To Create Municipal Identification CardsAll city residents will be eligible for the cards. But they will be targeted to those who cannot easily get photo ID cards because they are not legal U.S. residents.
De Blasio, Mark-Viverito Back N.Y. State Dream ActMayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito have told a conference of state lawmakers they are backing a bill to open state financial aid to students in the country illegally.
Democratic Mayoral Candidates Square Off, Bash Bloomberg In DebateSeveral of the Democratic mayoral candidates took swipes at soon-to-retire Mayor Michael Bloomberg in a debate Tuesday, particularly on the issue of unionized city workers who have been without contracts.
De Blasio: Make Driver's Licenses Available To Undocumented ImmigrantsNew York City Public Advocate and Democratic mayoral hopeful Bill de Blasio announced his immigration proposal on the steps of City Hall Thursday morning.
5 Years In Prison For Attorney Who Ran Immigration Fraud MillAn attorney was sentenced to five years in prison Wednesday, for orchestrating a massive scheme allowing tens of thousands of illegal immigrants to gain citizenship through fraud.
Controversy Erupting After Leak Of White House Immigration PlanPresident Barack Obama’s chief of staff said Sunday that the White House is working with a bipartisan group of Senators on immigration with no proposal yet.