In a statement after his agencies and attorney general announced the decision, Trump urged Congress to come up with a solution. So I think it’s perfectly reasonable. “Speaker Ryan and the Republican House leadership must bring the DREAM Act to the floor for a vote without delay”.
Fifteen states and the District of Columbia have filed a lawsuit in NY challenging President Donald Trump’s plan to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.
“It is now time for Congress to act!” he said.
New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman said that Trump’s plan is “cruel, shortsighted, inhumane” and driven by a personal bias against Mexicans and Latinos. Leaders in the Muslim community also deplored Trump for “pandering to the demands of anti-immigrant extremists“.
“Congress now has the opportunity to advance responsible immigration reform that puts American jobs and American security first”, Trump wrote.
Stephanie Morales, a recent UA graduate in Public Health and Mexican American studies, said she appreciates the sentiment but wonders what the university will do moving forward.
DACA is a policy implemented by the Obama administration that would allow children of undocumented immigrants to avoid deportation as long as they were attending school, employed or serving in the armed forces and didn’t have a significant criminal history.
The AMA estimated that the DACA program could add 5,400 previously ineligible physicians into the medical workforce in the coming decades.
Ohio’s estimated 4,400 Dreamers contribute about $250 million to the state’s gross domestic product. They didn’t have anything to do with this decision, and on the other hand, the parents thought this was the best for their children while bringing them in the country.
It’s provided almost 800,000 immigrants, brought into the United States illegally as minors, a reprieve from deportation and the ability to work legally in the country.
Kessler does correctly note that “in 2014, almost 70,000 unaccompanied children were apprehended at the southern border as they made the trek from Central America to the us border, a jump of 77 percent from the previous year”.
Edward Cott, from Lucha Unida de Padres y Estudiantes, or LUPE, said that Trump is a white nationalist, chauvinist and a racist who pardoned Joe Arpaio after the former sheriff was found in contempt of court for continuing racist policies during his long tenure in Maricopa County. Trump gave lawmakers a six-month delay in an attempt to craft immigration legislation.
That’s the word from Rep. Dennis Ross on Wednesday after the weekly closed-door meeting. We went through this with (President) Reagan.
“If DACA were removed and we’re in the middle of a semester, does that mean we’re going to get billed for out-of-state tuition?”
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton also led the charge against DACA with politicians in other states calling on the Trump administration to begin phasing out the program this year.
But with Congress set to juggle many major tasks over the next month – including providing disaster funding for victims of Hurricane Harvey, raising the debt ceiling, providing funding for the government after September 30 to avoid a shutdown and addressing the White House’s push for a tax overhaul – it’s unclear how much political capital GOP leaders will have to spend on such a bill. “It’s incumbent on Congress to deal with this issue”.
For more on how California would be affected if DACA relief is not granted by Congress, listen to the latest episode of The World.
So President Trump was right in his decision.
DeGioia condemned President Donald Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, calling it an “unconscionable decision” in a university-wide email Tuesday night.
What will actually happen in six months absent congressional action remained unclear.