April 18, 2018

Center for Immigration Studies, Preston Huennekens, April 13, 2018- Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds (R) signed legislation this week banning sanctuary city policies in the State of Iowa. Senate File 481 directs state law enforcement agencies to fully comply with detainer notices issued by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and bars local entities from adopting …

April 12, 2018

Des Moines Register, Brianne Pfannenstiel, April 10, 2018- Iowa cities and counties that intentionally violate federal immigration law will have their state funding revoked under a bill signed into law by Gov. Kim Reynolds Tuesday. Senate File 481 targets so-called sanctuary communities across the state and has drawn widespread debate in the …

April 5, 2018

Des Moines Register, William Petroski and Brianne Pfannenstiel, April 4, 2018- Iowa is the latest state in the nation attempting to crack down on so-called “sanctuary cities,” passing a measure this week that will revoke state funding for communities that circumvent federal immigration laws. Following a contentious debate, the Iowa Senate gave final approval …