A big crowd turned out Tuesday for a discussion about legislation that would stop local police from checking someone's immigration status without cause in Howard County.
The bill specifically blames President-elect Donald Trump for fueling the controversy, which was on display during a packed meeting of the Howard County Council.
A sea of red shirts displayed by those opposed to the sanctuary bill filled the Howard County Council.
“Why do we have to find common ground?” resident Dave Dobbs asked. “The law says you're not supposed to be in America illegally."