Elected Officials Call For Immigration Reform

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer Elected officials and civic leaders came together in Flushing to demand comprehensive immigration reform, not next year, not eventually, but right now. U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-Melville) was joined by civic leaders and elected officials from northeast Queens to call for a vote in the House of Representatives on immigration […]

Biden: LGA Third-World

Clearly, Vice President Joe Biden believes LaGuardia Airport needs an upgrade. The second in-command compared the Queens airport to a “third-world country,” while speaking at an event in Pennsylvania last week. Biden was discussing the country’s infrastructure when LaGuardia came to mind. “’If I blindfolded someone and took them at 2:00 in the morning into […]

MinKwon Center Pres. Fasts For Immigration Reform

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer As gridlock continues in Washington D.C. and the immigration reform bill passed by the U.S. Senate collects dust in the House of Representatives, some community leaders have taken to fasting in the hopes of progress on immigration. S.J. Jung is one such community leader. Jung, the president of the Flushing-based […]