Californians who oppose their state’s law granting sanctuary to illegal aliens are seeking a referendum to overturn that statute. A spokesman for this campaign, Ben Bergquam, said sanctuary is “lawless.” He further stated that “It’s politicians protecting criminal illegals at the expense of law-abiding citizens. It’s a slap in the face of American sovereignty and the citizens of our country.”
The proponents of the referendum will need to gather signatures of at least 365,880 registered voters by Jan. 3, 2018, in order for it to appear on the November 2018 ballot.
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