Posted BY: Teresa | NwoReport
The Los Angeles City Council is considering legal action against Texas Governor Greg Abbott after the arrival of an 11th busload of illegal immigrants from Texas. The city had previously declared itself a “sanctuary city,” offering a safe haven for undocumented immigrants and providing them with benefits and housing. However, the recent influx of migrants seems to have changed the city council’s perspective. The 11th bus brought the total number of migrants to 435, prompting criticism from council member Hugo Soto-Martinez. He accused Governor Abbott and Florida Governor Ron DeSantis of transporting migrants to a more favorable environment, suggesting this approach is racially motivated and lacks effective governance.
As 11th bus of migrants arrives in Los Angeles, City Council considering criminal charges against Texashttps://t.co/gV6aqepgdP— ABC7 Eyewitness News (@ABC7) August 31, 2023
Soto-Martinez criticized the decision to send migrants, including toddlers and small children, to a city preparing for an emergency due to Hurricane Hilary. He demanded an investigation into the alleged disregard for the families’ lives and accountability for Governor Abbott’s actions. In response, Governor Abbott argued that he is transporting migrants out of Texas due to the overwhelming number of migrants crossing the border and overcrowding at detention centers. He blamed President Biden’s failure to secure the border for the crisis.
Governor Abbott emphasized that Texas’ border communities are bearing the brunt of the border crisis caused by President Biden’s lax border security measures. He defended his decision to provide relief to these communities by transporting migrants to Los Angeles, which has declared itself a sanctuary city. Governor Abbott criticized the lack of action from President Biden and pledged to continue providing assistance until the border is properly secured.
How it started. How it's going. pic.twitter.com/y1UIGVRltf— Stephen L. Miller (@redsteeze) August 31, 2023
The article highlights the tension between sanctuary city policies and the challenges posed by the surge in illegal immigration. The Los Angeles City Council’s contemplation of legal action against Governor Abbott underscores the complex political and humanitarian issues surrounding immigration and border security.