California Democrats Push Bill Allowing Illegals Party Roles: ‘They’re Already Leaders’

Breitbart | 7/2/2019 | Amy Furr
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A bill proposed last week by California lawmakers could grant illegal aliens the ability to serve in Democrat Party leadership positions locally and statewide.

The new bill, SB 288, would allow them to be part of shaping the party’s platform, including serving as state convention delegates and county committee leaders.

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Sen. Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) told reporters Friday that he wants the bill to send a loud message to America.

“We need to continue to send a very, very loud message that we are … going to embrace and uplift and support all American immigrant neighbors,” he said, adding that the bill would “allow Dreamers and other immigrants to appear on the ballot in order to run and serve on California Democratic Party Central Committees and as State Delegates to the Party.”

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In a press release Friday, Wiener criticized President Trump and his administration, citing that current law “excludes Dreamers and other immigrants from taking on leadership roles in the Democratic and other political parties.”

He wrote:

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As our immigrant communities face vicious attacks from this President and his administration, California must embrace, lift up, and empower...
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