Undocumented Workers In New York State Now Eligible For Pandemic Relief, $2.1 Billion In Aid Set Aside In State BudgetIndividual payments up to $15,600 will be given to those not eligible for previous benefits who can show proof of living in New York and lost income due to the pandemic.
COVID Vaccine: City Rolls Out Bus To Get As Many Hard-To-Reach New Yorkers Vaccinated As PossibleA new mobile vaccine bus is rolling around the five boroughs trying to get as many people as possible to roll up their sleeves and get a COVID-19 shot.
COVID In NYC: Many Residents Have Yet To Show Confidence In Vaccine ProcessHealth officials say the goal of the coronavirus vaccine is to create herd immunity. That means enough people have to take it. But many are still skeptical.
Some U.S. Citizens Blocked From Receiving Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Because Of Spouse's Immigration StatusAn estimated 8 million Americans live with undocumented family members.
Gov. Murphy Signs Law Allowing Undocumented Immigrants To Get Drivers LicensesThe legislation expands access to drivers’ licenses regardless of immigration status, age or gender identity.
ICE Raids Targeting Undocumented Immigrants Reportedly Set To Start This WeekendA nationwide operation targeting roughly 2,000 migrants who are here illegally and were ordered deported will begin Sunday, according to a New York Times report.
Gov. Cuomo Signs 'Green Light Bill' Granting Undocumented Immigrants Access To Drivers' LicensesNew York is now the 13th state to authorize drivers’ licenses for immigrants who entered the United States illegally.
Bill Giving Undocumented Immigrants The Right To A Driver's License Passes In NY SenateCheers erupted in the Senate chambers as the Driver's License Access and Privacy Act, also known as the Green Light Bill, passed.
Undocumented Deliveryman Appears In Court On Domestic Violence ChargeThe Hempstead pizza delivery man, at the center of an immigration firestorm this summer - returned to court Tuesday to face a domestic violence charge.
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.