Tag Archives: sanctuary cities

Take Back Our State Rally: Saturday, July 13th

Update: Facebook event link is live. Activists supportive of fixing our immigration law to strengthen public safety will rally in Boston on Saturday, July 13th. The rally is being planned to advocate for stronger laws, and to honor the seven motorcyclists (five of whom were veteran Marines) who were killed by a Ukrainian immigrant with a long history of arrests.…

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We said They’d be Back, and Here They are…

Yesterday, despite the snow, leftists on Beacon Hill held a huge advocacy day to push for Senator Jamie Eldridge’s Sanctuary state legislation. A little less than a year ago we wrote: The Speaker is already placating them, with State House News reporting that “DeLeo said he welcomed further debate on the [Sanctuary state] issue, ‘to those folks I hear them,…

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Liberal Bills on the Horizon

A new two-year session of the legislature, 2019-2020, began last month at the State House with members of both the House and Senate being sworn in. The regular radical bills have been filed, but the left is more zealous and arrogant than in previous sessions. Here’s a list of those bills we know of already, and we’ll have further updates…

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Support Public Safety and Immigration Enforcement

Representative Jim Lyons of Andover has offered a budget amendment entitled “An Act to clarify the jurisdiction of law enforcement officials on immigration issues.” Representative Lyons’ amendment (#347) would give local law enforcement authorities the ability to detain an person for up to 48 hours, if there was probable cause to believe that the person violated federal laws including immigration…

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Oppose the “Re-Drafted” Sanctuary State Bill

Last month our organization and other advocates for public safety cheered as the deadline for legislation to be reported favorably out of committee on Beacon Hill (known as Joint Rule 10 Day) came and went without advancing SB1305/HB3269, the “Safe Communities Act” or Sanctuary State Bill. But as you probably heard in various news reports, they left-wing activist legislators don’t…

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Sanctuary State Bills Die

Congratulations! You did it! Your emails, phone calls, on online petition signing worked! We learned last night that the “[Un]Safe” Communities Act (aka the Sanctuary State bill) has not advanced in committee. It has been “sent to study,” rather than receiving a favorable report, which means it would be very unlikely for it to come up for a vote. This…

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