- Associated Press - Monday, December 12, 2016

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - Officials are looking to create an ordinance establishing Boulder as a so-called “sanctuary city” before President-elect Donald Trump takes office.

The Daily Camera reports (https://bit.ly/2gE3vvv ) that the City Council last week directed the city attorney’s office to return either Jan. 3 of Jan. 17 with an ordinance.

Many of Boulder’s policies already align with those in communities that identify as sanctuary, meaning any action the city takes would be largely symbolic.

The details of the forthcoming ordinance are unclear. It will likely affirm a commitment to support for immigrants and potentially will commit to any number of practices such as not using city funds to enforce immigration laws or bolstering anti-profiling laws.


Information from: Daily Camera, https://www.dailycamera.com/

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide