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USA: Cities not in compliance with immigration authorities may not receive funding – Spicer02:06

USA: Cities not in compliance with immigration authorities may not receive funding – Spicer

United States, Washington DC
February 8, 2017 at 21:34 GMT +00:00 · Published

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said at a press briefing in Washington DC on Wednesday that American cities that do not comply with US federal immigration authorities might not receive federal government funding.

Spicer said that “the president is going to do everything he can in the scope of the executive order to make sure that cities who don't comply with it, counties and institutions that remain sanctuary cities, don't get federal government funding in compliance with the executive order.”

The press secretary also referenced the Democratic Party’s resistance to the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions for US attorney general, stating that “Democrats once again spent hours last night in a counterproductive discussion about one of President Trump's clearly-qualified nominees.”

USA: Cities not in compliance with immigration authorities may not receive funding – Spicer02:06
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White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said at a press briefing in Washington DC on Wednesday that American cities that do not comply with US federal immigration authorities might not receive federal government funding.

Spicer said that “the president is going to do everything he can in the scope of the executive order to make sure that cities who don't comply with it, counties and institutions that remain sanctuary cities, don't get federal government funding in compliance with the executive order.”

The press secretary also referenced the Democratic Party’s resistance to the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions for US attorney general, stating that “Democrats once again spent hours last night in a counterproductive discussion about one of President Trump's clearly-qualified nominees.”

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