Clinton to propose national Immigrant Affairs office
© Greg Nash
 
She will also be endorsed Wednesday by the New York State Immigrant Action Fund, one of the state's largest immigrant rights groups, a Clinton aide said.
 
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The new office would coordinate policies and programs across federal agencies and state and local governments to ensure immigrants and refugees become fully integrated into their communities, the aide said.
 
It would implement recommendations from an Obama task force that looked at ways to improve integration services across the federal government and state and local activities. 
 
Clinton and rival Sen. Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersSanders endorses Oakland teachers strike Dem strategist says Clinton ‘absolutely’ has a role to play in 2020 News media has sought to 'delegitimize' Tulsi Gabbard, says liberal journalist MORE (I-Vt.) are campaigning across New York days ahead of the state's primary next week. About 19 percent of the state is Hispanic, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.