A rally in support of Westchester’s Immigration Protection Act in Yonkers , Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. Peter Carr/The Journal News
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Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino vetoed the Westchester Immigrant Protection Act on Aug. 16. County lawmakers have a chance to override the veto.(Photo: Peter Carr/The Journal News)Buy Photo
WHITE PLAINS – Lawmakers came one vote short of overriding a veto of a bill that would’ve given protections to undocumented immigrants in Westchester County.
The county Board of Legislators voted 11-6 to overturn the veto on Monday, but a 12-vote supermajority
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