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Tucson Voters Overwhelmingly Reject Sanctuary City Measure

<div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden"><a href="/news/tucson-voters-overwhelmingly-reject-sanctuary-city-measure"><img class="image-style--medium img" typeof="foaf:Image" src="" alt=""></a></div><div class="field field--name-field-timestamp field--type-datestamp field--label-hidden"><time datetime="2019-11-06T09:40:21-05:00"><b>Wed,</b> <span class="uppercase"><b>Nov</b></span> 6<sup>th</sup> 2019 @ <b>9:40</b> am EST</time></div><p>Voters in one of Arizona's most liberal cities rejected an initiative Tuesday that would have made Tucson the state's only sanctuary city amid concerns that it went too far in restricting police officers. The measure drew fierce opposition from the mayor and city council, all of them Democrats, who said the initiative risked public safety and millions of dollars the city gets from the state and federal governments.</p>