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Heidi Heitkamp Protects Funding for Sanctuary Cities With Filibuster Vote

Heidi Heitkamp Protects Funding for Sanctuary Cities With Filibuster Vote

In the Senate today there was a vote on the┬áStop Dangerous Sanctuary Cities Act, legislation introduced by Senator Pat Toomey, a Republican from Pennsylvania. If passed the legislation would have stopped “a sanctuary jurisdiction from receiving grants under certain Economic Development Assistance Programs and the Community Development Block Grant Program,” per the description at the

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