Newton Takes Formal Step Toward Becoming A 'Sanctuary City' For ImmigrantsPlay
The city of Newton is one step closer to calling itself a so-called "sanctuary city."
A subcommittee approved a new ordinance on Wednesday night. It will go before the full City Council for a final vote later this month.
WBUR's Shannon Dooling was there and joined Morning Edition.
This segment aired on February 9, 2017.