Tag: Andrew Cuomo

Monica Alcota and Cristina Ojeda walking in Queens

New York, Marriage Equality and Immigrants

New York’s new Marriage Equality law expands LGBT civil rights in the state, but it will not help lesbian and gay immigrants who hope to gain permanent residency by marrying American partners.

Andrew Cuomo surrounded by Hispanic leaders - Photo: Catalina Jaramillo

Cuomo’s Campaign Promises to Latinos

The Democratic candidate for New York governor said if elected he’ll review the controversial Secure Communities agreement with the federal government.

Andrew Cuomo surrounded by Hispanic leaders - Photo: Catalina Jaramillo

Cuomo and Hispanic Leaders: BFFs?

After a long silence from Andrew Cuomo regarding immigration in general and Latinos in particular, the candidate for governor finally addressed Hispanic leaders in New York this weekend.