Trump Urges Lawmakers to Make Deal on Immigration Reform

Trump Urges Lawmakers to Make Deal on Immigration Reform

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U.S. President Donald Trump urged congressional lawmakers to find a solution to the vexing problem of immigration reform, saying the window of opportunity is closing fast to protect young immigrants brought illegally to the United States as children.

“Republicans want to make a deal and Democrats say they want to make a deal. Wouldn’t it be great if we could finally, after so many years, solve the DACA puzzle. This will be our last chance, there will never be another opportunity!” he tweeted Tuesday, referring to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

Last year, Trump terminated DACA, which temporarily protected young immigrants from deportation, and gave Congress until March 5 to enact legislation addressing their legal status. Read more

President Trump on Thursday urged Congress to “FIX OUR INSANE IMMIGRATION LAWS NOW” — the latest in an oscillating series of directives about how quickly lawmakers should move on an issue that has fractured Republican lawmakers.

The president’s new plea came in tweets in which he also renewed his call to deprive undocumented immigrations of their due-process rights before ejecting them from the United States.

“Tell the people ‘OUT,’ and they must leave, just as they would if they were standing on your front lawn,” Trump wrote.

As moderate and conservative House Republicans have struggled in recent weeks to coalesce around immigration legislation, Trump has been inconsistent in his exhortations. Read more

 

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