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

By , Daily Memphian 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.

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Bill Lee Karen Camper Raumesh Akbari
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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.


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