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Anderson: Appropriations Committee Passes "Single Greatest Threat to Dreamers"
March 13, 2017
Senate Bill 54 passed the Appropriations Committee hearing today with 5-2 vote. Anderson, who has been called a “leading anti-sanctuary voice,” expressed his concern. “SB 54 continues to shield deportable rapist and child molesters serving as felons in our prisons. SB 54 is the single greatest...
Heated debate over California "sanctuary state" Senate bill
March 10, 2017
CBS News 8 - Supporters and opponents of a controversial California Senate bill that would make the state a 'sanctuary state' clashed in Escondido.
Packed town hall meeting sponsored by State Senator Joel Anderson
March 10, 2017
KUSI News - Video
Senator Anderson at the SB 54 Press Conference on 3/6/17
March 6, 2017
select for larger version select for larger version Audio #1 SB 54 does not draw the distinction between those who come to our country to improve their station in life and those who come to our country to prey on others. Audio #2 By shielding rapists, child molesters who are serving time in our...
MEDIA ADVISORY: Senator Anderson Available to Speak on Federal Government's Action on Immigration Enforcement
February 23, 2017
SACRAMENTO – Earlier this week, the Department of Homeland Security released two memos, signed by Secretary John Kelly, that explain how President Donald Trump’s Executive Orders on immigration enforcement will be implemented. Anderson issued the following statement on the memos and is available to...
State Senator Joel Anderson discusses the impact of sanctuary city policies
February 15, 2017
Senator Anderson on "Fox & Friends" of Fox News: "California state senator slams 'sanctuary state' idea"
February 9, 2017
Republican state senator speaks out against proposed legislation (Video)
Senator Anderson Opposes Shielding Illegal Immigrant Felons from Deportation
February 7, 2017
Senator Joel Anderson on California Becoming a Sanctuary State
February 6, 2017
Senate Public Safety Committee Vice Chair Senator Joel Anderson spoke during the committee hearing yesterday to argue against California's "Sanctuary State" bill (SB 54). Anderson explained that SB 54 shields dangerous illegal immigrant felons in our jails and prisons from deportation.
Anderson Requests Public Safety Hearing After Recent Violence on College Campuses
February 6, 2017
As mentioned during his speech on Thursday , Senator Joel Anderson sent a letter to President Pro Tempore Kevin de Leon requesting an informational hearing of the Senate Public Safety committee to address recent violence at University of California campuses: “An information hearing to discuss these...
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