AG Sessions warns sanctuary cities, states of coming crackdown

AG Sessions warns sanctuary cities, states of coming crackdown
Sen. Jeff Sessions

[Ed. – Clear enough.]

In a surprise appearance at the White House Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions further warned sanctuary cities against harboring dangerous criminal illegal aliens and detailed coming consequences for doing so. …

Sessions went on to stress that local jurisdictions knowingly harboring criminal illegal aliens will face elimination of federal funding.

“Today I am urging all states and local jurisdictions to comply with all federal laws, including 8 U.S.C. Section 1373.  Moreover, the Department of Justice will require jurisdictions seeking or applying for Department grants to certify compliance with Section 1373 as a condition for receiving these awards,” Sessions said. …

“The Department of Justice will also take all lawful steps to claw-back any funds awarded to a jurisdiction that willfully violates Section 1373. …”

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