Trump Props Up Grieving Parents To Defend Immigration Policy
Jun 26, 2018, 04:19
As it stands, the Republican's more moderate compromise measure would allow a path to citizenship for undocumented migrants, known as "Dreamers", who came to the U.S.as children, and would codify an end to the Trump administration's now halted practice of separating undocumented families who cross into the USA illegally.
President Donald Trumpsaid Friday Republicans should wait until after the November midterm elections to pass immigration legislation, undercutting Congress' ongoing efforts to pass a bill.
While both House of Representatives and the Senate under the Republican control, the latter can not pass most legislation without the support of the Democrats.
The legislation was already on life support, with party leaders deciding on Thursday to postpone a vote to the following day as they struggled to garner enough support for the measure, reports The Hill magazine.
Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner, leader of the UK's progressive Reform stream of Judaism, suggested in an interview published Sunday that US President Donald Trump's immigration policies could be a stepping stone on the path to genocide.
"Republicans should stop wasting their time on Immigration until after we electmore Senators and Congressmen/women in November", Trump wrote.
In a possible indication of the scope of the crackdown the Trump administration envisions, Time magazine reported that the US Navy is preparing plans to build detention centers for tens of thousands of immigrants on remote bases in support of the "zero tolerance" policy.
Amid confusion over Trump's efforts to roll back the policy of family separations, officials said on Thursday the United States military has been asked to get ready to house up to 20,000 immigrant children.
It was dead earlier this month, after an insurgent effort to force a vote on a bipartisan bill in the House failed.
NPR's Mara Liasson brought up the matter of voting on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), but Continetti said that issue would not matter compared to families being separated.
Merida-Galicia, who is being held in California, is just one of many incarcerated immigrant mothers whose attorneys tell similar stories about chaotic situations in which the mothers don't know where their children have been taken or how to contact them.
After images of children in chain-link enclosures sparked domestic and global outrage, the president ended the separation practice but has continued his hardline talk on immigration.
On Thursday the Pentagon said it would support a request by the Department of Health and Human Services to find temporary shelter on military installations for up to 20,000 unaccompanied children who are detained for illegally crossing the border. It included border wall funding and different curbs on legal immigration.
Calling Democrats "obstructionists" and accusing them of not caring about border security, Mr Trump tweeted on Friday that voters need to elect more Republicans.
Ryan seems to have forgotten the first key step in "I'm Just a Bill", the "Schoolhouse Rock" jingle that debuted when the future House speaker was 5 years old in 1975.
The president spoke out days after he insisted Congress act to resolve the problems at the Mexico border.
"(He) wants Americans to believe that the hundreds of people we saw in this facility were a danger to them and to this country", the Himes said.
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Accountancy firm PwC has predicted that the number of women on Saudi Arabia's roads will swell to three million by 2020. The end of the controversial ban brings the ultra-conservative Gulf nation into line with the rest of the world.
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Athens has received €273.7 billion in assistance since 2010, enabling it to avoid punishing borrowing rates on debt markets. The main stock index opened more than 2 percent up, but closed the day marginally down.
Trump campaigned on a pledge to rewrite trade agreements and crack down on China, Mexico and other countries. Trump is threatening to impose a tariff double that size if the European Union doesn't remove its barriers.
Belgium now have three yellow cards to England's two, meaning this could be a battle of discipline more than anything. The victor will top the group , while the loser will finish second, but a draw could make things quite interesting.
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If the HDP exceeds the 10 percent threshold of votes needed to enter parliament, it will be harder for the AKP to get a majority. They have said election law changes and fraud allegations in the 2017 referendum raise fears about the fairness of the ballots.
The most recent price rally followed an OPEC decision to restrict supply in an effort to drain global inventories. That means Friday's agreement will end up adding about 600,000 barrels of oil a day to the global market.
Trudeau sets date for full legalisation of cannabis in Canada
Canadian lawmakers passed sweeping cannabis legalization on Tuesday that will legalize recreational use of marijuana by adults. Senator Tony Dean, who sponsored the Cannabis Act , called the legislation's passing "transformative social policy".
Instagram Launches a New App Called IGTV for Long-Form Video
Instagram added the 10-minute constraint for all users is a short-term measure for IGTV's rollout that will eventually be dropped. Along with that, Instagram's also creating an entirely separate IGTV app that'll start playing videos as soon as you open it.
Brooks Koepka wins second straight US Open
Organisers made a huge error with some of the pin positions on Saturday, not for the first time, and it made the course too hard . And he hung on during a nerve-jangling back nine - he bogeyed the last for some late drama - as long-time leader Johnson faded.