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DMV Website For Immigrant Licenses Faces Delay

A delayed start in a state motor vehicles website is causing confusion among some immigrants over how to seek Connecticut driver’s licenses.

08/24/2014

U.S. Border Patrol agents guard undocumented immigrants before sending them to a processing center on July 22, 2014 near Falfurrias, Texas. Thousands of immigrants, many of them minors, have crossed illegally into the United States this year, causing a humanitarian crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

More Than 320 Migrant Kids Placed In Connecticut

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says more than 320 of the thousands of immigrant children who’ve streamed across the U.S. border have so far been placed in Connecticut.

07/23/2014

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Blumenthal: More Resources Needed For Migrant Kids

Connecticut U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says more federal resources are needed to address border security issues, but to also provide due process to the thousands of migrant children streaming into Texas who may be able to reunite with parents or close relatives in this country.

07/21/2014

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Blumenthal Visits The U.S.-Mexico Border

Connecticut U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is traveling to the U.S. border with Mexico to see firsthand the crisis involving tens of thousands of migrant children streaming into Texas.

07/17/2014

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State Rejects Request To Use Southbury Training School For Migrant Children

Connecticut officials rejected a request by the federal government, to house some illegal migrant Central American children at the Southbury Training School.

07/15/2014

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Most Everything Is Political

As is usually the case, most everything is political. Especially the children’s crusade currently taking place on the Southern Border.

07/10/2014

Former Army Sgt. Arnold Giammarco was deported to Italy after serving time for a drug conviction.  (Photo:  John Moore/Getty Images)

We May Not Know What’s Fact and What’s Fiction For Quite a While

So as the flow across the Southern Border continues, a great deal of anecdotal information is circulating on the internet, and the talk shows. Some reports insist that in addition to the youth, Central American gang members, terrorists and Kim Kardashian fans are mixing in.

07/08/2014

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Immigration Officials Take Custody Of Conn. Inmate

Federal immigration officials have taken custody of a Connecticut prison inmate from England who had been protesting his sexual assault conviction and refusing to register as a sex offender.

06/24/2014

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The Main Issue?… Immigration

Back in the 80’s, while working in Kansas City, I took the morning show to El Paso, Texas to learn about the border, and illegal immigration. At night, my newsman and I would accompany Border Patrol agents as they attempted to apprehend those crossing the Rio Grande into the United States. I use the word “attempted” with good reason.

06/11/2014

Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Students Unhappy With Malloy School Aid Meeting

A group of students brought to the U.S. illegally as children say they’re unsatisfied after meeting with Connecticut Gov. Dannel P .Malloy about obtaining institutional financial aid.

05/20/2014

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