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Connecticut Attorney General William Tong says his office would be better equipped to defend immigrant workers if state lawmakers expand it to include a civil rights division.

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn.
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U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Mazie Hirono of Hawaii introduced legislation to block the Trump administration’s controversial “public charge” rule.

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State attorneys general from Connecticut, New York and Vermont are seeking a preliminary injunction against the Trump administration’s controversial public charge rule.

Connecticut Attorney General William Tong
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Connecticut lawmakers met with New Haven residents to discuss the Trump administration’s plan to close several paths to citizenship for immigrants who receive public assistance.

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An appeals court heard arguments Tuesday in the deportation case of Wayzaro Walton, a Hartford mother and green card holder.