Three of the "white guys" are Republicans - Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California and White House chief of staff John Kelly.
Durbin said Friday that he had hoped for White House approval of the bipartisan deal. We'd like to think there was affirmative progress for those interested in fair reform.
Leaders on Capitol Hill are busy trying to strike a deal on immigration, just days before a potential government shutdown. Dianne Feinstein that Congress should handle a DACA fix first, then move on to immigration reform. Democrats, whose votes will be needed in the Senate to pass a bill to keep the government open, have said a DACA solution must be part of the government funding bill.
But the president wants the southern border wall he promised on the campaign trail, and the DACA immigrants are about his only bargaining chip. "I am committed to ensuring DREAMers are protected and I will welcome everyone to the table who wants to get this done".
That's not leadership, but it's typical for Trump, who doesn't specialize in details.
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Congress has to make a budget deal by January 19 or face shutting down the federal government - except for essential services. "You don't dance with the devil like that", Rep. Luis Gutiérrez of IL told BuzzFeed News in September. Most members of both parties are against kicking out as many as 800,000 people in the country illegally who came here as children.
Nobody wants to see the Dreamers deported, particularly since many would be returning to unusual and risky places, and most are living productive lives in this country. "A chance of life here in the United States", Contreras said. He said Texas has about 24,000 DACA-eligible students enrolled in higher education.
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The Hill reports that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said "a solution is in sight", but also expressing concerns that Republicans are pushing to hard to add border security measures to a final agreement.
"A lot of it is waiting to see what Congress and the executive branch is going to say", de la Rosa said. "I want to fund our military", Trump said. "The expressions immediately gave rise to controversy and indignation".
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The bill is also filled with other immigration items on Trump's wish list, including a proposal to allow the Justice Department to withhold grant funding to so-called sanctuary cities. -Mexican border and other changes to immigration law that are opposed by most congressional Democrats.
"This is like throwing gasoline to the fire", Representative Adriano Espaillat, a New York Democrat, said of Trump's reported language. That's an admirable statement, but the president has never shown willingness to stand up to the hard-core elements of the Republican base who rebel at anything they classify as "amnesty".
Everyone - even Democrats - know that the immigration system is broken. Sadly, there's nothing in recent history that suggests such a debate is possible in the current political climate. The ruling, which is certain to be appealed, also said the government does not have to accept applications from those not now covered by DACA.
At the same time, Durbin attacked Trump's use of the term "chain migration", a technical immigration term used to describe the process whereby newly naturalized citizens can bring an unlimited number of foreign relatives to the USA with them.
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