Surrounded by family members of people killed by illegal immigrants, President Trump urged Congress Wednesday to pass two bills that would crack down on illegal-immigrant criminals and sanctuary cities.
Championing the victims of illegal-immigrant crime was a hallmark of Mr. Trump’s presidential run, and he vowed Wednesday follow through by quickly signing the bills when they reach his desk.
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“You lost the people that you love because our government refused to enforce our nation’s immigration laws and that’s including the existing immigration laws,” he said at the roundtable meeting in the White House.
More than a dozen victims joined Mr. Trump to push the legislation, which faces opposition from Democrats.
“For years the pundits, journalists, politicians in Washington refused to hear your voices but on
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