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The early morning sun begins to rise behind the U.S. Capitol on November 17, 2016 in Washington, DC. Later today, Vice President-elect Mike Pence is scheduled to meet with Congressional lawmakers on Capitol Hill. (Photo by )

D.C. Will Create $500K ‘Legal Fund’ for Migrants

The nation’s capital is planning to use $500,000 to help migrants circumvent deportation under President-Elect Donald Trump’s and help pay the legal bills for individuals looking to apply for asylum.

Raul Ortega holds a sign as he celebrates after California Governor Jerry Brown signed bill AB60 on the steps of Los Angeles City Hall October 3, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. California Assembly Bill 60 also known as the Safe and Responsible Driver Act allows illegal immigrants to receive a …

Los Angeles Plans $10M ‘Legal Fund’ for Illegal Immigrants

n an effort to defy federal immigration law and an upcoming plan by President-Elect Donald Trump to tighten immigration policies, the City of Los Angeles is setting up a “legal fund” to shield illegal immigrants from the law.