"And they want to take money away from our military which we will not do", Trump said. Trump, who has taken a hard stance against illegal immigration, announced previous year that he will end the program unless Congress comes up with a solution by March.
He said that as president he wants "people coming into our Country who are going to help us become strong and great again, people coming in through a system based on MERIT. But if we give them legal status, we have to realize that's inevitably going to encourage more illegal immigration in the future, especially with children, which is a unsafe thing to do", the lawmaker from Dardanelle said.
But if that plan can pass the House with Republican votes - and the GOP controls 239 of the 435 seats - its authors say they could corner enough red state Democrats to get the 60 votes needed in the Senate.
The government will run out of money after midnight on Friday if Congress does not approve the measure. The president, in the meeting, also questioned the need to admit more Haitians to the USA, according to people who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly.
"We need to find an equitable solution for the 800,000 Dreamers in the country that equitably takes care of them and the country, lets them stay and work in the United States but doesn't exacerbate the challenge by creating a future problem of illegal migration across the border".
Sens. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., and David Perdue, R-Ga. - who attended the meeting and previously have said they could not recall whether Trump had referred to "shithole countries" - on Sunday denied outright that Trump had said it.
And yes, President Trump is right. "Trump invited the lawmakers to visit with him at noon, the people familiar with the call said".
The immigration debate involving young undocumented immigrants brought to the country as children and Trump's demand for funding to build a wall on the southern US border is playing out days before a potential government shutdown as soon as the end of this week.
The ruling states that DACA recipients are allowed to submit renewal applications if they weren't able to by the October 5 deadline set by the Trump administration.
X-factors for Vikings against Saints Minnesota dominated the game - 31-15 first downs, 475-257 in total yards - but finished minus-4 in turnovers and lost in overtime. They get to the quarterback at a higher rate than the Vikings, and they had six more takeaways this season than Minnesota.
Jon Jones Passed Polygraph Test Regarding Latest USADA Flag In his fight to clear his name after yet another failed drug test, controversial UFC star Jon Jones has taken a big step. Since then, Jones has refuted that he knowingly took any performing-enhancing drugs prior to his fight with Cormier.
Graf has also been a controversial figure among Latino community leaders because, ironically, he supports some of Trump's more extreme proposals.
Mia Love, the first black female Republican in Congress and the daughter of Haitian immigrant parents, denounced Trump's comments as racist and called on him to apologise.
Lawmakers and other politicians were at odds Sunday about whether they think Congress will be able to reach an immigration deal amid the outcry over President Donald Trump's remarks about immigrants from certain countries last week.
Democratic Senator Dick Durbin intends to introduce the bipartisan agreement as legislation on Wednesday, spokesman Ben Marter said.
A spokesman for Democratic Illinois Sen.
"I think he is a racist", Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., said on "This Week".
DACA or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals has been linked to spending negotiations. The reports ignited a new round of accusations of racism against the president. Attendees who were alarmed by the racial undertones of Trump's remarks were further disturbed when the topic of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) came up, these people said.
The arrival of people with new accents, new ideas and new ways of doing things are part of what fueled the growth of Fargo while I served as its Mayor. Casting a cloud over already tenuous negotiations, President Donald Trump said Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, that DACA, a program that protects immigrants who were brought to the U.S.as children and live here illegally, is "probably dead" and blamed Democrats, days before some government functions would start shutting down unless a deal is reached.
I had only one match leading up to this tournament in [the exhibition tournament at] Kooyong. "You know, we took [a] risk". The win was a relief for Djokovic, but he said officials need to be more considerate about the players in the conditions.
Without explicitly denying using that word, Trump lashed out at Durbin, who said Trump uttered it on several occasions. According to Jackson, Trump told Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, "I do not want you pulling him off that stage".
Both Mueller and the House Intelligence Committee are investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Ranking Committee Member Adam Schiff, D-Calif., also called for the release of Simpson's testimony on Monday.
Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 11,096 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,526,587.68. It dived, as 61 investors sold MET shares while 336 reduced holdings. 73 funds opened positions while 295 raised stakes.
Brazilian military police said in an e-mailed statement there was no indication that the incident was a terrorist attack. Witnesses describe seeing injured people lying on the pavement, 12 of the victims have been taken to hospital.
Top-seeded Simona Halep cruised to a 6-2, 6-2 win over Eugenie Bouchard to advance to the third round of the Australian Open . Federer, 36, remains on course to seal his 20th grand slam title and will face Frenchman Richard Gasquet in the third round.
Conte's Blues are now three points behind Mourinho's United so there will be plenty at stake in that upcoming fixture. The Telegraph says United are still trying to persuade Fellaini to pen a new deal at Old Trafford.
But Conservative sources branded the Labour amendment a "parliamentary stunt" and dismissed their indignant reaction as "hot air". But political commentators said the bill's passing in the Commons was a major milestone in the Brexit journey.
Gifted to India by Israel , the mobile treatment vehicle has a capacity to treat 20,000 litres of sea water in a day. In addition to the Holtzbergs, four other Jewish visitors to the Chabad House were killed in the attack.
What happened wasn't rape, but it was a form of sexual misconduct, and it's given birth to the Ansari Backlash, we'll call it. Grace said that after she and Ansari went to dinner, they returned to his apartment, where things started to get physical.
Boil Order Issued for Parts of Metro East
The reason for the shutdown is not apparent as residents and businesses around the Tower have water, albeit at a low pressure. Restrooms are mostly closed at Armstrong International Airport in Kenner, which is still experiencing low water pressure.
South Africa to formally protest Trump's 's---hole' comment
Circuit Court of Appeals. "The president hasn't said he didn't use strong language", press secretary Sarah Sanders said. "No, No. The governments of Haiti, Botswana and Senegal also summoned U.S. diplomats in those countries in the past few days.
Concussions not necessary for CTE to develop
A study co-authored by Goldstein and published Thursday in the journal Brain came to that conclusion. I've made the decision within my own family that my grandson will never play tackle football.
Couple accused of chaining up 13 children lived in North Texas
When authorities arrived, their mother was "perplexed as to why" they came to her home, said Riverside County Sheriff's Capt. He led a team of therapists that interviewed most of the surviving children from the Branch Davidian cult in Waco, Texas.
Inside FCA's Ford F-150 Challenger: The Ram 1500 Truck
The overall cab length has been increased by four inches which allows for a more spacious cabin and increased storage capacity. In the world of full-size pickups, it's a race to see who can haul more stuff, yet do it with lighter, more efficient trucks.