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Senators say they are close to a bipartisan immigration plan, but Trump warns against it

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President Trump pushed a 500-page immigration bill as the only option in Congress to help “Dreamers,” all but issuing a veto threat on alternatives just as a bipartisan coalition of senators appeared close Wednesday to agreeing on a…

Trump Hardens Stance on Immigration Plan

President Donald Trump on Wednesday urged senators to vote against any immigration proposal other than his own plan, courting a showdown with Republican and Democratic senators who oppose the White House’s desire to curb family-based…

Trump holds the line on immigration as bipartisan plan emerges

Reuters / Politics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A group of U.S. Senate Republicans and Democrats promoted an immigration proposal on Wednesday to step up border security and protect young illegal immigrants, but its prospects appeared uncertain as President Donald…

Senators say they are close to a bipartisan immigration plan, but Trump warns against it

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump pushed a 500-page immigration bill as the only option in Congress to help “Dreamers,” all but issuing a veto threat on alternatives just as a bipartisan coalition of senators appeared close Wednesday to…

Senators Push Trimmed-Down Immigration Plan to Break ...

Bloomberg / News

A bipartisan Senate group has tentatively agreed on a trimmed-down immigration proposal that would allow citizenship for young undocumented immigrants and ...

Senate immigration deal on life support

POLITICO

A bipartisan plan for Dreamers is facing stiff opposition from Trump and his GOP allies.

Trump holds line on immigration as bipartisan plan coalesces

Reuters / Politics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump held firm to his demands on Wednesday in a U.S. immigration policy fight with Democrats even as a bipartisan group of senators prepared to unveil a new plan for protecting "Dreamers" immigrants…

Bipartisan group reaches deal on immigration fulfilling some of Trump’s demands

Washington Post

Lawmakers gauged support for an emerging bipartisan deal on immigration. But hours earlier, Trump had issued an ultimatum of pass his plan or risk a veto.

Trump Weighs In as Senate Considers Immigration Proposals

Voice of America

The U.S. Senate moved to consider multiple immigration proposals Wednesday, from sweeping reforms backed by President Donald Trump that would reshape America's acceptance of newcomers to measures focused on helping undocumented immigrants…

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Senators say they are close to a bipartisan immigration plan, but Trump warns against it

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Feb 14

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Feb 14

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Feb 13

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Feb 12

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Trump knocks down bipartisan 'Dreamers' proposal, calling it a 'total waste of time'

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