Update on the status of DACA
This week we expected progress on immigration, instead it looks like lawmakers aren’t making any moves. In the meantime, the courts and federal agents are taking an active role.
The US Supreme Court is expected to decide whether or not to intervene in the DACA negotiations controversy.
Plus, immigration agents arrested more than 200 people for violating immigration laws. Of the 212 arestees, 195 were either convicted criminals or have been issued a final order of removal and failed to leave the United States.
More than 55% of those arrested had prior felony convictions for serious or violent offenses. In a statement from ICE officials, they are focused on “individuals who pose a threat to national security and public safety.
KUSI’s Ginger Jeffries also breaks down the details of the Senate’s four failed immigration bills.