Executive Director Jennifer Rizzo-Choi recently spoke live in the studio during WIVB TV’s 4:30 News broadcast. She clarified different immigration designations and broached the subject of a possible influx of asylum seekers en route to Western New York from New York City.
She also explained why antiquated federal immigration law needs to be updated following decades of stagnancy, while touching on new calls for expedited work permits for people seeking asylum in the United States.
You can click below to watch the interview in its entirety.
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