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Venezuela’s President Maduro Claims He’s Made a Deal with ‘Comrade Trump’

Sadly, the economic problems in Venezuela have grown so large that the nation’s food and medicine supply is virtually non-existent....

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City Appoints Daisy Rivera Algarin as Director of Neighborhood Service Centers

By Staff –   Mayor Lovely Warren has appointed Daisy Rivera Algarin as the new director of the city’s Neighborhood Service...

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The Hispanic Community and Donald Trump: Tell Us How You Really Feel

According to a Pew Research Center survey of Hispanic adults in the U.S. taken before Donald Trump’s inauguration, the population is...

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‘Day Without Immigrants’ Protests Picking up Momentum Across the Nation

Citizens in the U.S. are getting a look at what life would be like without immigrants, as businesses shut down and immigrants refrain from...

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Keeping True to Campaign Promise, Trump Authorizes Arrests of 700 Immigrants

More than 680 immigrants were detained last week under a series of raids implemented by the Trump administration. According to Department...

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NYS Senate Passes Bill to Bring Uber and Lyft Upstate

By Staff   The New York State Senate has passed a bill to approve ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft to operate in Upstate New...

After Wall Executive Order, President Enrique Peña Nieto Cancels Plans to Meet With Trump

In the midst of all the executive orders President Donald Trump has been signing during his first two weeks as the 45th President of the...

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Cuomo Launches Hotline for Immigrants Affected by Trump Ban; State AG Also Offers Assistance

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced the launch of a confidential, toll-free hotline for New Yorkers, in an effort to help...

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Trump Signs Executive Order to Strip “Sanctuary Cities” Like Rochester of Federal Funds

By Staff   President Donald Trump signed an executive order Jan. 25 designed to strip “sanctuary cities” like...

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NYS Attorney General Gives Sanctuary Cities Legal Guidance to Protect Immigrants

By Staff   New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has provided local governments and law enforcement agencies with guidance...