Yes or No? Is this an idea whose time has finally come?
The same crowd that had no problem with our Federal Government putting a gun to every citizen’s head to force them to enroll in a BS healthcare plan (for your ‘own good’) is pitching a fit about illegal aliens — even the obvious criminal offenders guilty of crimes besides criminal trespass in America — getting shipped back to whatever hellhole they came here from.
How Unamerican, they claim, that America be a nation of laws.
And yet these same Leftists are always the first piggies in line at the government trough.
Want to see them squeal? Stop filling the trough. Then they might change their tune.
The law already on the books (which Team Obama didn’t bother enforcing) that requires recipient cities of certain funding programs to be compliant with Federal Immigration law. Under Sessions, that WILL be enforced.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Monday he’ll begin punishing sanctuary cities, withholding potentially billions of dollars in federal money — and even clawing back funds that had been doled out in the past.
Speaking at the White House, Mr. Sessions said his department is preparing to dole out more than $4 billion in funds this year, but will try prevent any of it from going to sanctuaries.
“Countless Americans would be alive today … if these policies of sanctuary cities were ended,” Mr. Sessions said.
Read more: Washington Times
For the left — money (and the ‘generous’ programs they fund) is an expression of power. Take their money away, and you will get their attention.
So, Was this a good move by Sessions? Or No?