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In Bi-State Effort, NY and NJ Legislators Push Against Immigration Restrictions

Feb 01, 2017 - New York Observer

JERSEY CITY, N.J. - With the Statue of Liberty looming in the background, lawmakers from both New York and New Jersey joined together to announce a bi-state legislative initiative to prevent the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey from using any of it's resources to support the controversial immigration orders recently made by President Donald Trump.

New York state Senator Michael Gianaris introduced legislation on Monday applying only to New York. The new legislation-which has yet ...