Troy Sanctuary City Issue On Council Agenda (Again)

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The debate over whether Troy should become a Sanctuary City could come to a head Thursday.

A "Resolution Affirming the City of Troy as a Sanctuary City" has been renamed the FACT Act, or "Resolution of Families and Communities Together," and it’s up for a vote at Thursday night's City Council meeting.

Democratic Mayor Patrick Madden previously said he had issues with calling Troy a sanctuary city, while Republican County Executive Steve McLaughlin has been a staunch opponent of the idea. Here’s McLaughlin:   "Aside from a few people that think that they know where the pulse of the people is, I can assure you they don't."

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