Archive for October 9th, 2017

White House Demands Border Wall, Changes To Immigration System In Return For DACA

Monday, October 9th, 2017

WASHINGTON ― The White House told Congress on Sunday night that it wants a border wall and new limits on legal immigration in return for allowing people illegally brought into the United States as children to remain here ― demands top Democrats say renege on a deal President Donald Trump himself made with them last month. [...]

Trump defends Pence NFL protest walkout amid claims of stunt

Monday, October 9th, 2017

Critics describe the vice-president’s trip to Indiana as a “PR stunt” at taxpayers’ expense. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

White House Official Gives Lip Service To Puerto Rican Debt Relief But Offers No New Deal

Monday, October 9th, 2017

Mick Mulvaney, director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, said Sunday that existing legislation is enough to provide Puerto Rico with the debt relief it needs to get back on its feet. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Daca Dreamers: Trump outlines demands for new deal

Monday, October 9th, 2017

The US president says his requests should be part of any new deal on young undocumented immigrants. Read more BBC News – US & Canada