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Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski welcomes refugees and immigrants — but not Trump policies

Sep 17, 2019 - The Salt Lake Tribune

Mayor Jackie Biskupski said Monday that Salt Lake City is a welcoming refuge for everyone — except maybe President Donald Trump and his immigration and refugee policies.

Trump “sees immigrants and refugees as a threat to America," she said, “rather than what they truly are humans who bring rich diversity and economic stability.”

That came as the mayor kicked off an annual “Welcoming Week” of concerts, parades and exhibits to celebrate new immigrants and refugees (with the...