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Trump orders weekly publication of crimes committed by illegal aliens in sanctuary cities

Article author: 
John Hinderaker
Article publisher: 
Powerline
Article date: 
January 26, 2017
Article category: 
National News
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Yesterday, President Trump signed two executive orders relating to immigration. In the first few days of his administration we have already found that the Trump we see as President is the same Trump we saw on the campaign trail...

The second order is titled “Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States.” It recognizes that interior enforcement is the key to immigration policy; unfortunately, it does nothing about the most important aspect of interior enforcement, going after employers who hire illegal aliens...

In addition to generally directing enforcement of our immigration laws, the order sets out priorities for removal of illegal aliens; directs collaboration with state and local authorities; orders an end to federal grants to sanctuary cities, “except as deemed necessary for law enforcement purposes by the Attorney General or the [Homeland Security] Secretary”; directs publication of a weekly list of crimes committed by illegal aliens; orders sanctions against countries that refuse to accept deportees; and more...