Facing A Population Decline, Baltimore Set Up A Legal Defense Fund For Immigrants

Catalina Rodriguez-Lima runs a city office whose mission is to attract new immigrants to Baltimore, a strategy for reversing decades of population decline.

Officials in many cities have said protecting immigrants from deportation is a moral imperative. In cities with dwindling tax bases, like Baltimore, it’s also a financial one.

(Image credit: Adrian Florido)

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