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'Sanctuary cities' vow to protect immigrants from Trump plan

The ordinance further states that law enforcement personnel are to cooperate with federal officials, which Chief Sauschuck says is contrary to what a sanctuary city would do. It's unclear what federal funding Trump could pull from cities that don't comply. The new bill is similar to one Perry filed during the 2015 session that would have required county jails to cooperate with U.S.


No. 2 Kentucky beats No. 13 Michigan State 69-48

No. 2 Kentucky beats No. 13 Michigan State 69-48

Isaiah Briscoe finished with 21 points in the Wildcat victory. But it was Monk who was the star of the show. Kentucky averaged 90 points in their first two outings, wins over Stephen F. Fox contributed six points in the outburst. This event has for years now served as the the premier regular season college basketball showcase and had usually had some big postseason implications.



Dakota Access company seeks court OK to proceed

Kennedy is an environmental attorney and president of the New York-based Waterkeeper Alliance, which is an organization that seeks to protect watersheds worldwide. The protests over the Dakota Access Pipeline have come to New Mexico. In a statement , Assistant Secretary of the Army Jo-Ellen Darcy said that "in light of the history of the Great Sioux Nation's dispossessions of lands [and] the importance of Lake Oahe to the Tribe", the Standing Rock Sioux tribe will be consulted to help ...



Bernie Sanders Talks With Stephen Colbert After the Election

Granholm, referring to the model for the five stages of grief. -Sanders recounts efforts to get the Democratic National Committee to agree to more debates, so he and other candidates would have the chance to showcase their views. "Our job now is to hold him accountable", Sanders, who lot to Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in the primaries, told CBS News. In a telephone interview Thursday with The Associated Press, Sanders said Democrats must take a strong stand against the role of ...



After Trump Victory, Many Bernie Sanders Supporters Say 'I Told You So'

The statement Bernie Sanders made calling Trump a "fraud" caught people a little off guard considering the day before he said he was willing to work with Trump in order to help working families with their problems. Both pit American workers against immigrants and blame the latter for bringing down wages. "Whether Donald Trump sits in a glass tower or sits in the White House, we will not give an inch on this, not now, not ever", she said.


Keith Ellison, Touted as Possible New Democratic Chair, is Staunch Progressive

Keith Ellison, Touted as Possible New Democratic Chair, is Staunch Progressive

We are not Democrats first. In the wake of Hillary Clinton's defeat to Donald Trump, and with Republicans maintaining control of both the House and the Senate , the Democratic Party is in the midst of a bit of an identity crisis. Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and DNC national finance chairman Henry Muñoz III also are considering bids. Dean has argued that the party needs a full-time chairman with Trump about to step into the White House.