An immigration town hall meeting hosted by U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II Saturday at Kansas City's Manual Technical Center brought out hundreds, filling the auditorium and spilling over into another room. Meant as an informational gathering for people concerned and fearful about President Donald Trump's executive order of a targeted travel ban and other issues related to immigration and refugees, panelists answered questions and people told personal stories. The meeting was disrupted by protesters. Jill Toyoshiba The Kansas City Star
An immigration town hall meeting hosted by U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II Saturday at Kansas City's Manual Technical Center brought out hundreds, filling the auditorium and spilling over into another room. Meant as an informational gathering for people concerned and fearful about President Donald Trump's executive order of a targeted travel ban and other issues related to immigration and refugees, panelists answered questions and people told personal stories. The meeting was disrupted by protesters. Jill Toyoshiba The Kansas City Star

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Editorial: Cowardly members of Congress should show up and face the public at town-hall meetings

February 21, 2017 8:30 PM