Feds – and Margaret Mims – need to back off states that want to be sanctuaries

So Margaret Mims thinks that California’s sanctuary city laws are “a disgrace.” I think it is a disgrace that she makes such a statement just two days after the U.S Supreme Court handed down its decision in “Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association” invalidating federal attempts to turn state legislatures into puppets of the federal government. To quote Justice Samuel Alito (hardly a liberal firebrand), writing for the majority, “A more direct affront to state sovereignty is not easy to imagine.”

World Turtle Day 'shellebration' at Fresno Chaffee Zoo

The Fresno Chaffee Zoo showcased its turtles and tortoises Wednesday on World Turtle Day. The up-close experience included some bio-facts.
Craig Kohlruss ckohlruss@fresnobee.com