Undocumented Immigrants

Bellone: ‘Unworkable’ Immigration System Hurts Long Island

13 hours ago
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone
J.D. Allen / WSHU

Suffolk County Executive Steven Bellone is urging Congress to pass a new wave of immigration reform to provide a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants living in the U.S.

Karen DeWitt / New York State Public Radio

A bill to allow undocumented immigrants to obtain driver’s licenses in New York is gaining support in the state legislature. But there’s also a growing backlash, and several upstate county sheriffs, county clerks and state lawmakers are explaining why they oppose the measure.

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Connecticut’s​ ​largest​ ​city has adopted a term to show its support for undocumented residents, but it’s not “sanctuary city,” the term most cities use. Instead, Bridgeport voted to call itself a “welcoming city.”