Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker became the latest state leader to beseech the White House for help in choosing to be a sanctuary city, telling President Joe Biden in a letter that the state is an “untenable situation” after the arrival of more than 15,000 illegal migrants over the past 13 months — and more on the way.
“Today, Illinois stands mostly unsupported against this enormous strain on our state resources,” Pritzker wrote in the three-page letter.
The letter follows a call that Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson had with the White House on Sunday night, during which the Chicago pols said they expected another 1,250 migrants per day this week from Texas, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.
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