Louis DeSipio, professor of political science and Chicano studies at UC Irvine [said] “For Newsom supporters, this is the state of resistance, so you don’t want to use a state resource to advance policies the state is opposing in other venues, like the courts and the Legislature,” .… But, DeSipio said, all the fuss is probably unwarranted when it comes to a need to strengthen border security. “By the time the caravan gets to the U.S.-Mexico border, most will have dispersed,” he said.

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