“Negotiations have not been easy, but we are making progress,” Coffman said, adding that border security has been the crux of the conversation
“I don’t think any of us are deluded into thinking a pro-DACA resolution would be a moving force. I think our audience is our community, and it’s very symbolic in a positive way,” Richardson said. “It sends a message to our community of what our value system is.”
Rather than indulge the unrealistic and inhumane path that Trump and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions are inflicting on all of America, Congress should bypass the White House and impose a far more realistic and compassionate plan
“Initially we were a little more hopeful the rhetoric was just that, but when you look at the people he is surrounding himself with, who will influence him, it doesn’t alleviate any concerns, that’s for sure” — Jennifer Piper, interfaith organizer for the American Friends Service Committee
The justices said they will consider undoing lower court orders that blocked the plan from taking effect in the midst of a presidential campaign already roiled by the issue.