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Report: City of Austin to deny future city business with border wall contractors

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Posted at 5:46 PM, Feb 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-01 18:58:38-05

The city of Austin has shown its solidarity with its immigration community, according to a report from the Austin American-Statesman. 

The city council pledged to not do city business with contractors scheduled to work on the border wall. 

The Statesman said that the council voted 10-1 on the resolution. 

The resolution doesn't apply to contractors who have worked on the current border wall, only to those in the future. 

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