The Central American Caravan Gives Trump A Direct Line To His Frustrated Base
The president’s fiercest supporters have been annoyed about his inability to secure major funding for a southern border wall. But the migration of people seeking asylum in the US gives the president a talking point to show he’s still with them.
Watch Live: Young Immigrants Rally In DC To Call On Congress To Save DREAMers
DACA was set to expire today, leaving over 700,000 people who are currently protected by the program in limbo, though court injunctions will shield them from immediate deportation. Protesters want a permanent legislative fix.
Trump Once Promised He Would “Revisit” DACA If Congress Failed To Act. The White House Won’t Say If He Changed His Mind.
Every DACA proposal went down in flames this week, leaving Congress with no clear way forward to protect 700,000 DACA recipients before their legal status expires next month. “The ball is totally in President Trump’s corner,” one Senate Republican aide said.
A Federal Judge Just Ruled That The Trump Administration Doesn’t Have “Legally Adequate Reasons" For Ending DACA
A federal judge in New York found the Trump administration failed to provide "legally adequate reasons" for ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival program, and became the second judge to order the administration to resume accepting renewal applications.
The Senate Just Announced A Massive Bipartisan Deal On Spending, But DACA Will Have To Wait
Republicans and Democrats announced a two-year budget deal on Wednesday that provides funding for most of the major issues Congress has to deal with this year. But it leaves out DACA, as members continue negotiating on an immigration deal.
The Government Could Shut Down Again Because Congress Can't Figure Out A DACA Deal
Congress and the White House are not on course to reach an immigration deal by the end of the month, meaning hundreds of thousands of people could lose their residency status and another government shutdown could be in the cards.
Republicans Just Abandoned The Bipartisan DACA Deal And Democrats Are Threatening To Shut Down The Government
Republicans are tossing out a bipartisan deal to protect hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants, brought to the US as children, from deportation. Meanwhile, Democrats insist if a deal doesn’t get done by Friday’s deadline to fund the government, they won’t blink on a shutdown.
Lindsey Graham Says Trump Was On Board With Bipartisan Immigration Deal, Until White House Staff Changed His Mind
As a deadline to reach an immigration deal nears, the Trump administration remains opposed to a bipartisan deal. Sen. Graham says someone got to the president last Thursday to change his mind.
Supreme Court Rules The Trump Administration Doesn't Need To Turn Over DACA Documents At This Time
Challengers of the Trump administration's decision to end DACA are seeking internal government documents in an ongoing court challenge. The Supreme Court, however, ruled that they'll need to wait for now.