Memphis lawmakers hope to pull down state, federal money for immigration enforcement

By Updated: February 12, 2019 6:02 PM CT | Published: February 12, 2019 4:17 PM CT

House Minority Leader Karen Camper and Senate Minority Chairman Raumesh Akbari say local governments need financial help housing undocumented immigrants following the enactment of the state's sanctuary cities law.

Topics

Bill Lee Karen Camper Raumesh Akbari
Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


Comment On This Story

Email Editions

Sign up for our morning and evening editions, plus breaking news.