U.S. Rep. Andrew Garbarino (R-N.Y.)
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Republican Congressman Andrew Garbarino doesn’t see eye-to-eye with Democratic Congresswoman Kathleen Rice about how to address unaccompanied migrant children at the U.S. southern border. But they agree that Long Island schools need more money to help educate those kids.

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The Vice President has been given the thankless job of overseeing immigration from Central America, and she was there last week. “Do not come,” she advised the poor citizens of Guatemala, but that’s not a very persuasive message when everything else they hear and see is urging them to come.

C19: Connecticut Is Almost Ready For Pot

May 26, 2021
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Connecticut Democrats close to a deal with the governor to legalize the adult use of recreational pot. A rally to preserve Shinnecock Indian lands, travel plaza workers in Connecticut plan to strike, and a New England ICE facility has been ordered to close. 

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Connecticut will again be eligible to receive more than $6 million dollars in federal policing grants that had been suspended by the Trump administration over the state’s immigration policy.

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Governor Ned Lamont said the Biden administration has decided not to house unaccompanied migrant children in Connecticut.