CAPS Explainer: Giving Sanctuary to Illegal Aliens Threatens the
Californians are Revolting Against SB 54
In April, the small city of Los Alamitos sparked a revolt against SB 54, California's so-called "sanctuary" bill, by approving an ordinance to exempt the city from California's sanctuary laws, which give "sanctuary" to immigrants in the country illegally. In the ensuing months, dozens of cities, counties, and local municipalities in California have openly revolted against the state's sanctuary laws.
Opposing Sanctuary Laws
This map tracks cities and counties that are challenging California’s “sanctuary” laws through legal and political actions.