Daily Caller: Biden Border Chief Nominee Cautioned Local Officials Against Ending Sanctuary City Policies After Kate Steinle Murder

IRLI In The News

October 19, 2021

By Jennie Taer

President Joe Biden’s pick to serve as commissioner of U.S. Customs And Border Protection (CBP) previously discouraged local officials in California from ending sanctuary city policies in the wake of Kate Steinle’s murder, according to emails obtained by the Daily Caller News Foundation.

Chris Magnus, who currently serves as the Tucson, Arizona, police chief, is set to appear before the Senate Finance Committee Tuesday morning as he awaits a decision on his confirmation. The hearing comes at a critical time for CBP as migrants continue to surge across the southern border.

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