Baltimore County needs your petition signatures! NOW! Time is running out. This will take less than one minute.
Please fill out ONE of the below petitions (whichever link works better on your browser, but please NOT BOTH) so we can deliver 5,000 signatures to Baltimore County Councilmen THIS MONTH. The council asks verification that you are a constituent, so your Baltimore County street address is crucial.
Here (the PDF version): https://indivisibletowson.files.wordpress.com/2017/05/petition-no287g-bill-32-175.pdf
Here (the Google doc version): https://goo.gl/U364vy
The bill we are protesting is 32-17 [known as 287(g)], which requires our county’s correctional officers to do the work of ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) and unlawfully detain and hold people whose immigration status is in question.
This is barely-veiled racism, but, the reasons to oppose it are also financial and unconstitutional. Here is the background information if you want to read further:
WE ARE DELIVERING THESE SIGNATURES IN PERSON TO THE COUNTY COUNCIL AT THEIR MAY MEETING.
WE NEED YOUR SIGNED, COMPLETED, AND RETURNED PETITION NOW.