Immigration

Busy New York City street scene of diversity of pedestrian people crossing the street in Midtown Manhattan on 34th Street Herald Square.
Documented and City & State asked Democratic mayoral candidates about their plans for the city’s immigrant residents.
The New York Immigration Coalition
With a new administration, there’s time to focus on structural changes, including in NYC
On Saturday, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio sent the federal agency a letter asking that it discontinue the practice of masquerading as NYPD officers,
Their own training manual says they shouldn't do it.
Left out of federal aid, undocumented immigrants have not gotten any aid from New York state.
Facing massive budget shortfalls, the state hasn’t stepped in to give cash to people left out of federal relief.
President Trump during the coronavirus update briefing on April 27th.
Trump repeatedly turns to immigration policies as bargaining chips with New York.
New York City Councilman Carlos Menchaca.
In the last two censuses the federal government provided a waiver, but Donald Trump wasn’t in the White House then.
The Statue of Liberty.
Immigrants in New York are more likely to qualify for federal programs such as Medicaid.
A protest march calling on the government to abolish ICE in New York City, 2018.
Cuomo and de Blasio vowed to combat coming immigration roundups. Here’s what they can and can’t do.
A protest at Trump International Hotel condemning the separation of migrant children from their families on June 14.
As the federal government takes a hard-line stance, the Empire State opens its doors.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announcing guaranteed health care for New Yorkers in May.
How New York City is ensuring undocumented immigrants get health care.
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