A dispute over illegal immigration has turned ugly in Westchester, with a leader of the Board of Legislators accusing County Executive Rob Astorino of acting like a Nazi.
Majority Leader Catherine Borgia (D-Ossining) took issue with comments Astorino made while vetoing a bill that would have protect undocumented immigrants from deportation.
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Astorino deried the bill as a “Sanctuary County” plan.
“It’s the classic `Big Lie’ technique. All clever Nazis used it,” Borgia said in an Aug. 16 email obtained by The Post.
In the email, Borgia was looking for votes to override Astorino’s veto.
The legislation would have blocked county police and other local officials from communicating with federal authorities solely on civil immigration matters.
It came on the heels of President Trump and US
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