April 25, 2018

Staten Island Live, Clifford Michel, April 24, 2018- Rep. Daniel Donovan will introduce a bill that would withhold federal funds from “sanctuary cities,” including New York City. Sanctuary cities are local jurisdictions that don’t fully cooperate with the federal government’s efforts to deport undocumented immigrants. The NYPD rejected 1,526 requests from Immigration and Customs Enforcement to …

April 25, 2018

Riverhead Local, Denise Civiletti, April 25, 2018- Single-use plastic carryout bags would be banned statewide under a bill introduced Monday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Cuomo’s bill would not impose any fees on the distribution of single-use plastic carryout bags and also appears to pre-empt any local law — like Suffolk …