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‘I will not go to that meeting’: U.S. mayors fight back after Justice Department threatens cities over immigration

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Hours after the Justice Department threatened to withhold grant money to certain cities if they did not comply with immigration law, a group of U.S. mayors backed out of a scheduled meeting with President Trump. In a news conference, Mayors Mitch Landrieu (New Orleans), Rahm Emanuel (Chicago), and Eric Garcetti (Los Angeles) delivered powerful messages maintaining their stance against the White House administration.