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Senate Fails To Pass Sanctuary City Bill

October 20, 2015 - Today the Senate rejected a bill that would have authorized withholding federal funding from "sanctuary city” governments that choose not to cooperate with federal immigration officials. Don Mihalek, Legislative Director of the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA), issued the following response:

 

"Once again, Washington’s political game-playing has allowed the Senate to abdicate its responsibility to protect the American people. Sanctuary Cities pose a threat to their citizens and to the safety of the officers charged with defending them.

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