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Trump Again Declares DACA ‘Dead,’ Rips Mexico and Democrats Worried about ‘caravans’ of immigrants, president vaguely calls for legislation

Apr 2, 2018...Updated at 9:49 a.m. | President Donald Trump on Monday morning again declared “dead” the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that shields 690,000 undocumented individuals from deportation and provided few specific policy demands in calling on Congress to pass “Border Legislation.”

Spending Bill Unlikely to Include DACA Fix White House, Democrats talking past one another

Mar 20, 2018...Prospects are dim that a short-term patch that would extend a program protecting about 690,000 “Dreamers” from deportation will be included in the upcoming fiscal 2018 spending bill.

Trump: Democrats ‘Nowhere to Be Found’ On DACA

Mar 7, 2018...President Donald Trump said to a Latino business group that Democrats are “nowhere to be found” on a solution for recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

Trump Threatens to Veto Omnibus Over DACA and Border Wall Much of Congress departed D.C. after votes, assuming Trump would sign bill as another shutdown looms at midnight

Mar 23, 2018...President Donald Trump said Friday he is considering vetoing the omnibus spending bill passed overnight because it does not solve the DACA issue or fully fund his southern border wall.

Mass House Democrat Defections Likely On Omnibus Without DACA Commitment ‘We believe this is a very, very critical issue to be resolved,’ Hoyer says

Mar 21, 2018...Dozens of House Democrats are likely to vote against the fiscal 2018 omnibus spending bill if the final deal, which leaders hope to announce Wednesday afternoon, does not include a commitment to address the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. 

Members Caught Off Guard on News of DACA Fix On Omnibus

Mar 14, 2018...The White House has held some discussions with Congress about addressing immigration in the pending fiscal year 2018 spending bill, according to GOP senators and aides, but members are skeptical that such a provision will be included in the omnibus package.

Supreme Court Declines to Step Into DACA Fight Move means status of immigrants to remain in limbo for now

Feb 26, 2018...The Supreme Court announced Monday it won’t immediately step into the legal fight over the Trump administration’s cancellation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

‘Go Push Those Democrats’ on DACA, Trump Tells Latino Group President excludes mention of role in spiking bipartisan immigration bill

Mar 7, 2018...President Donald Trump criticized Senate Democrats for holding up nominations for executive branch posts and blocking immigration and infrastructure legislation, calling their alleged tactics a “terrible thing.”

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Asks for DACA Solution as Deadline Expires

Mar 5, 2018...Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus spoke about the need to find a solution for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients at a press conference on Monday.

Ryan to House: Pass DACA Bill in March 'We clearly need to address this issue in March,' the speaker said

Feb 14, 2018...Speaker Paul D. Ryan said Wednesday Congress needs to pass legislation replacing the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals immigration program by the end of March.