A wide ranging group of House Republicans said on Thursday that they are prepared to work to pass new legislation that would assist those in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, by the end of the year.
President Donald Trump announced in September he would end the DACA, which was spearheaded by former President Barack Obama's executive order and protected thousands of undocumented immigrants who were brought into the USA illegally as children.
Students marched on Capitol Hill Thursday to pressure members of Congress to pass a "clean" Dream Act.
In the video player above, FOX 5's political reporter Ronica Cleary reports from Capitol Hill.
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Almost two dozen House Republicans on Thursday pressed Speaker Paul Ryan to act quickly on legislation that would protect the DACA participants.
At the rally Thursday, Benitez asked attendees to urge their representatives in Congress, especially Rep. Doug Lamborn, R-Colorado Springs, to sponsor and support a "clean" Dream Act (meaning, legislation to create a pathway to citizenship for DACA recipients without also boosting interior enforcement or funding the southern border wall). Protesters urged Congress to pass permanent DACA protections for "DREAMers" brought to the USA illegally as children. "Los Angeles County is home to the nation's largest concentration of DACA recipients", he said. Kristina Saccone, a spokeswoman for D.C. Public Schools, said the protest was not a sanctioned school event and students who participated received unexcused early dismissals. "We can not turn our backs on them, as they are part of the fabric of our society, making significant contributions to our culture and economy". "So, we're going to let dreamers do this, but we're going to go after their families with increased boarder security".
Ja'el Knott, a WFU student from Mooresville, said that WFU President Nathan Hatch should publicly support the Dream Act and that the university should establish a website that supports WFU's undocumented students. Kamala Harris, one of the administration's fiercest critics, that the government would not use personal information it has compiled through the program to track down individuals whose DACA permits expire and deport them.
The Philadelphia Eagles and DT Tim Jernigan agreed to a four-year contract extension, the team announced on Thursday evening. More than $62 million in guarantees is now earmarked for two players on the interior of the defensive line.
The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . Finally, Sei Investments Co. purchased a new position in Roku in the 3rd quarter valued at about $544,000.
Kourtney Kardashian told her ex Scott Disick that she's done with his bad behavior which she thinks he does on goal to hurt her. Kim told him that he should move on. "So if I can't say anything nice, I just won't say anything at all", Kourtney explains.
Privateers will have to wait until next June to purchase one, therefore it remains a Bentley Motorsport exclusive for now. Well, the new Continental GT is out, and Bentley has wasted no time turning it into a GT3 race-ready track monster.
Selected to his first All-Star game, Ramirez collected 186 hits, including 29 home runs, and scored 107 runs. Ramirez tied a Major League Baseball record with five extra-base hits during a September 3 game at Detroit.
Geoff Stahl, formerly a software manager for games and graphics at Apple , is one of the directors of the "rOS" software group. It has been reported that the augmented reality team is being led by Mike Rockwell, former engineer at Dolby Labs.
Following the publication of the excerpt, Brazile dismissed suggestions that the nominating process was "rigged". She agreed to pay off financial debts left by Obama's 2012 campaign, but the cash came with a catch.
Wind chills will make the temperature feel like it's between the single digits and teens when the sun rises at about 7 a.m. Residents are encouraged to take steps to protect sensitive plants from the cold conditions.
Watch This Year's John Lewis Christmas Ad
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Messi presents World Cup 2018 ball in Moscow
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Delhi pollution: Breathing is injurious to health
Chief ministers of the stakeholders in this crisis, however, appear bent on shirking responsibility and political one-upmanship. He stressed the need for resolving the matter in tandem and requested them for a meeting in the near future for discussions.
Saudi Arabia asks its citizens to leave Lebanon immediately
His father, late Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, was assassinated in 2005 and an global court is still investigating the tragedy. Rising tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran, as well as the kingdom's weekend crackdown, have unnerved investors this week .
Devils' Brian Boyle scores first goal since cancer diagnosis
You can see Boyle rejoicing in the replay, and in an interview after the period ended, he said that he cried when he scored. Anton Slepyshev, back in the Oilers lineup after missing two games with an injury, tied it 6:50 into the second period.
ESPN heading for more painful layoffs
The ESPN workforce in Bristol , Conn., and around the country is still recovering from the layoff of 100 colleagues in late April. According to the report, the layoffs will include on-air talent, producers, executives, and digital and technology staffers.
Joachim Low plans to experiment against England at Wembley
Low insists an England squad crippled by the withdrawal of several injured senior players will still pose a threat tonight. Part of that experimentation involves the inclusion of Halstenberg. "I just have to keep on doing what I'm doing".
Israeli anti-corruption police question Netanyahu for fifth time
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu leads the weekly cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem, November 7, 2017. It is claimed he asked the then U.S. secretary of state John Kerry, at Netanyahu's request, to help get a USA visa for Milchan.