New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Defends Coronavirus Relief Funds for Illegal Aliens

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Defends Coronavirus Relief Funds for Illegal Aliens


New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) on Thursday defended a New York state plan to provide a $2.1 billion fund for jobless people, which would also benefit immigrants who are in the United States illegally.

IMMIGRATION: NYC Mayor de Blasio defends decision to provide financial assistance to the undocumented, says “the people benefitting are New Yorkers” pic.twitter.com/jiblA2LmyY

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A transcript is as follows:

REPORTER: On the $2.1 billion fund from the state budget that, in part, provides assistance to illegal aliens, is this a wise use of tax-payer money?

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MAYOR BILL DE BLASIO: I know the people benefiting are New Yorkers. Half a million of our fellow New Yorkers happen to be undocumented. They are part of our city, they are part of the life of our city. This is why long ago we provided public education, healthcare, we provide food. We don’t discriminate. So my

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