Post Tagged with: "DREAM Act"

Bronx Political Round-up: Cuomo Sets 4/24 Special Election

Bronx Political Round-up: Cuomo Sets 4/24 Special Election

Governor Andrew Cuomo released the proclamation declaring April 24 as the date of the special election to fill 11 legislative vacancies in the State Senate (2) and the State Assembly (9).

Op-Ed: MISLEADING SANCTUARY STATE RISKS FEDERAL FUNDING

Op-Ed: MISLEADING SANCTUARY STATE RISKS FEDERAL FUNDING

by Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R-Canandaigua) Defying federal policy by attempting to shield illegal immigrants from the law does not protect the interests of New Yorkers. Earlier this week, the Assembly Majority proposed a number of bills that […]

by · February 12, 2017 · Immigration Issues, Op Ed
Assembly Passes DREAM Act, Senate Action Unlikely

Assembly Passes DREAM Act, Senate Action Unlikely

On Thursday, the state Assembly voted 87-45 for the DREAM Act, a bill that would open up state-level college tuition assistance to children of immigrants and undocumented immigrants who are in the country illegally. The vote was largely along party […]

by · February 27, 2015 · Government, Immigration Issues, News
ALL OR NOTHING

ALL OR NOTHING

You should know that this year, Governor Andrew Cuomo has linked the DREAM Act and the Education Investment Tax Credit in the same budget bill. If that budget bill passes, everybody wins – and if it doesn’t, then no one […]

by · February 27, 2015 · Op Ed