NEWS: “[Boston Mayor] Walsh rails against Trump, calls immigration actions ‘direct attack’”

By MEGHAN E. IRONS and CRISTELA GUERRA
Boston Globe
JAN. 25, 2017

“In some of his strongest comments yet, Mayor Martin J. Walsh lambasted President Donald Trump’s threats to pull federal funding to sanctuary cities and pledged Wednesday to shelter undocumented immigrants at City Hall as a last resort.

“’If people want to live here, they’ll live here. They can use my office. They can use any office in this building,’’ Walsh said at a Wednesday press conference at City Hall moments after Trump vowed to crack down on immigrants.

“…’We will not be intimidated by a threat to federal funding. . . we will not retreat one inch,’ Walsh said. ‘To anyone who feels threatened or vulnerable, you are safe in Boston.’”

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