NEW YORK (PIX11) — New York City has welcomed migrants sent by the Texas government with open arms.

On Tuesday, the City Council will hold a hearing regarding the city’s response in supporting the asylum seekers that have come to New York. 

City Council Deputy Speaker Diana Ayala joined PIX11 Morning News on Tuesday to talk about providing aid to the migrants and the challenges that have arisen.

Watch the video player above for the full interview.