FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 19, 2015
Contact: Peter True, (202) 224-8120
SENATOR BOXER ANNOUNCES HER OPPOSITION TO LEGISLATION THAT WOULD PUNISH SANCTUARY CITIES
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) today announced that she will oppose legislation that would cut off sanctuary jurisdictions from receiving crucial federal funds.
“Law enforcement officials have told me that sanctuary city policies are critical to keeping all of us safe by promoting trust and cooperation between police and immigrant communities,” Senator Boxer said. “That is why I am against this misguided Republican bill.” Continue reading