Conn. Gov. Ned Lamont
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Governor Ned Lamont told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that Connecticut will continue to welcome refugees.

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A federal board of appeals has terminated the deportation proceedings of Wayzaro Walton, a Connecticut resident and green card holder.

New York Judge Blocks 'Public Charge' Rule

Oct 16, 2019
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A federal judge in New York last week issued a nationwide injunction on a Trump administration rule that would make it harder for immigrants to apply for permanent residence if they access public benefits. 

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The U.S. Department of Justice says it needs time to weigh in on a legal challenge to a new state law that gives undocumented immigrants access to driver’s licenses in New York.

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U.S. Representatives Lee Zeldin and Peter King of Long Island have asked the Department of Justice to weigh in on a controversial law in New York that would allow undocumented immigrants access to driver’s licenses.