Sanctuary cities.

Thursday, February 2, 2017

This was not an issue until the Birmingham City Council passed a resolution declaring that the state’s largest city would become a sanctuary city. Gov. Bentley has said that that is unacceptable. Expect state legislation to be introduced to compel local law enforcement to cooperate with federal immigration officials. That could be one of the most partisan issues before the legislature this session.

Excerpt from “2017 Legislative Session Preview” by Brandon Moseley, Alabama Political Reporter

Written by: bigjon

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