On Monday at 8am, faith leaders across Texas arrived at the Capitol to fight Senate Bill 185, which would outlaw sanctuary cities in Texas and threaten local efforts to build better relationships between police and communities. Sponsored by State Senator Charles Perry, from Lubbock, the bill would prohibit cities from forbidding police to enforce immigration laws.
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South Texas Groups to Oppose 'Show Us Your Papers' Legislation, Rio Grande Guardian
Reverend John Ogletree of First Metropolitan Church and TMO
Religious Leaders Urge Senators to Protect Local Communities, Network of Texas IAF