White, Clarke debate sanctuary cities policies

Mar. 01, 2017 /

State Rep. Mar­tina White (R-170th dist.) re­spon­ded to a let­ter from City Coun­cil Pres­id­ent Dar­rell Clarke, re­ject­ing his re­quest that she re­verse her po­s­i­tion op­pos­ing sanc­tu­ary cit­ies.

Byko: State rep tells Clarke to obey immigration law

Feb. 28, 2017 /

State Rep. Martina White (R., Phila.) on Monday sent a response to a courteous letter from City Council President Darrell Clarke on Feb. 6. His letter asked her to not reintroduce legislation making "sanctuary cities" liable for personal and property damage caused by undocumented people living in the city. White’s district is in the Northeast.

Trump's border-wall order alarms Philly immigrant groups

Jan. 24, 2017 /

President Trump is expected to sign an executive order Wednesday cracking down on sanctuary cities and building a wall on the Mexican border - a hallmark of his campaign. It’s an announcement that Trump supporters have long awaited, and that immigrant groups have been bracing for.

White to Take Oath of Office Jan. 3

Jan. 02, 2017 /

WHAT: Rep. Martina White (R-Philadelphia) will take the oath of office as state representative in the 170th Legislative District.