All crimes are not equal, as can be easily noted in the legal code of any state.
This is an absolutist argument that denies that laws can be applied unevenly, sometimes in biased and unfair ways, sometimes in ways that expands and redefines social standards.
These cities should receive no federal or state help and should be sued
So how do you think cities are protecting illegals?
This is nothing but a right-wing conspiracy theory aimed at denouncing further anything they percieve is liberal influenced.
Why don't you ask all the rich republican business owners that love cheap labor. The reason these people get away with breaking the law is because rich business men and corrupt politicians want cheap labor.