In November Rensselaer County Sheriff Pat Russo applied to a Trump administration program that would turn local law enforcement officers into de facto immigration agents.
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Why Metal Detectors are Not the Best Way to Prevent Harm in School
In New York City public schools, more than 100,000 young people are subjected to TSA-style metal detector screening every day of their high school careers.
There were many awful aspects of President Trump’s State of the Union message, but we have a personal perspective on one in particular, thanks to our work on behalf of immigrants who have been accused of being gang members based on dubious or non-existent “evidence.”
Each year New York State Police issue more than 200,000 tickets to drivers for operating their phones in their cars. Distracted driving is a serious problem that deserves thoughtful action.