In defiance of President Donald Trump's immigration policies, the California Senate passed a bill to limit state and local police cooperation with federal immigration authorities. Senate Bill 54, which unofficially has been called a "sanctuary state" bill, bars state and local law enforcement agencies from using their resources, including money, facility, property, equipment or personnel, to help with immigration enforcement. They would be prohibited from asking about immigration status, giving federal immigration authorities access to interview a person in custody or assisting them in immigration enforcement.Time to grab a beer and some popcorn, 'cause the show's about to begin!
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
In a Trump-defying move, California's Senate passes sanctuary state bill
John C. Calhoun, please call your office! California wants to nullify a federal law - actually, several of them:
Posted by Old Rebel at Tuesday, April 04, 2017