Category: Opinion and Politics

If they’re hard working and obeying the law, fine. But If they’re thugs…

Gallagher mentioned two infamous cases commonly cited by opponents of “sanctuary cities.”

One was the 2015 fatal shooting in San Francisco of Kate Steinle, 32, by a Mexican national who had served three federal prison terms for felony reentry into the country. The shooter had been under the San Francisco sheriff’s custody on a drug charge, but was released without notifying federal agents, as they’d requested. San Francisco is a longtime sanctuary city.

The other case was the 2014 slaying of two sheriff’s deputies in Sacramento and Placer