Martha’s Vineyard residents congratulated themselves on their behavior after the arrival of 50 Illegal immigrants sent by Governor Ron DeSantis (R-FL).
The immigrants arrived on September 14; by September 16 they had already been bused to Joint Base Cape Cod.
Rachel Self, an immigration attorney who insisted the immigrants had been “kidnapped,” declared, “We’ve got their backs and they are not alone.”
A local volunteer said of the community, “The year round community is very strong because you are kind of isolated here — whether it’s the ferry or the bad weather, you’re stuck here,” CNN reported.
“We’re used to helping each other. We’re used to dealing with people in need and we’re super happy — like they enriched us, we’re happy to help them on their journey,” he