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Newton Takes Formal Step Toward Becoming A 'Sanctuary City' For Immigrants04:45


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.

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Shannon Dooling is a reporter representing WBUR on a team of public radio station journalists in the New England News Collaborative.


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