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The City Council overwhelming approved a resolution that would prohibit city departments from cooperating with federal directives or requests to process or house undocumented immigrants.

The 6-2 vote came after more than 90 minutes of impassioned pleas from those for and opposed.

The night saw a surge of opposition from residents, some who called the resolution an "embarrassment," a "political game" and an "expression of fear."


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