President Trump Doubles Down On Senate

TRUMP RAISES: White House: No DACA deal until ‘Senate Democrats reopen the government Luis Miguel January 21, 2018 President Trump is officially playing hardball. The White House stated on Saturday that it will not agree to a deal on the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, until the Senate approves a funding bill for the government’s operation, the Washington Examiner reports. The shutdown occurred after Senate Democrats on Friday night refused to vote for a stop-gap measure that would have kept the government running until February 8. Democrats opposed the funding bill because it does not include protection for DACA beneficiaries. President … Continue reading