California Governor Jerry Brown has said the administration of US President Donald Trump is “full of liars” in response to reports of Attorney General Jeff Sessions filing lawsuit challenging California’s immigration laws.
The Democratic governor made the remarks on Wednesday as Sessions visited Sacramento where he later announced a federal lawsuit against California for its so-called sanctuary policies of non-cooperation with federal immigration enforcement.
Sessions also slammed California’s elected officials who support so-called sanctuary city policies as “extremists” promoting “open borders.”
“Stop treating immigration agents differently from everybody else for the purpose of eviscerating border and immigration laws and advancing an open borders philosophy shared by only a few, the most radical extremists,” he said.
Supporters of “sanctuary” policies contend that such laws make communities safer by allowing local police to…