Officials in sanctuary cities are unwilling to obey the law and have been vocal in the news claiming they will defy Trump once he is President of the United States. They claim they will remain sanctuary cities even though they risk being cut off financially by the federal government once Donald Trump takes office. PLEASE TAKE NATIONAL POLLS AND PETITIONS. YOUR OPINION MATTERS Results Are Sent To Congress - Let Congress Hear Your Voice
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As part of his immigration plan, President-elect Trump has pledged to block federal funding to these cities within his first 100 days. Trump campaigned, “Block funding for sanctuary cities. We block the funding. No more funding, “Cities that refuse to cooperate with federal authorities will not receive taxpayer dollars.”
Should Trump carry through on that pledge, his home city of New York could stand to lose close to $10.4 billion in federal funds, according to budget documents sent from the City Council Speaker’s office.