"The parents that we presume they brought them here that we're not talking about now, they don't wanna deport them either".
The district court ruling granted California Attorney General Xavier Becerra a preliminary injunction against the Trump administration over its September 5 decision to end the program, ramping up a heated debate over the fate of 800,000 young, undocumented immigrants.
King added that an attempt to put any undocumented immigrants on the pathway to citizenship is a ploy to expand the Democratic voting block.
The Obama-era program shielded those brought to the USA illegally as children from deportation and gave them the right to work legally.
Donohue's referring to immigrants who came to the United States illegally when they were children - and also to immigrants from countries affected by natural disaster or war, and now living in the US under temporary protection. They know that for every three they can get to the polls, at least two of them will vote Democrat.
The same day, a U.S. District Court judge in San Francisco temporarily blocked Trump's decision to rescind DACA, saying the U.S. government must start accepting renewal applications again from current beneficiaries of the program.
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The memo said that "genetic differences" may explain "why we don't see equal representation of women in tech and leadership". Another former Google engineer, David Gudeman, is also named in the lawsuit.
Lawmakers want Trump's chief of staff John Kelly, who previously served as head of the Department of Homeland Security, to be the point person on the negotiations because they want someone who understands the issue and is constantly invested in talks, the source told CNN.
"Today, the "Dreamers" are the "poster children" for how broken our system is and how unhealthy and unproductive our political discourse has become", Archbishop Gomez wrote. "It is part of a system that will include technology and include more border patrol and it's going to have to be integrated along the entire border and northern border as well so yeah, it's going to be part of it, but what I want to see is a comprehensive security solution and not just focus on one component".
"This debate is passionate and partisan, as it should be", Archbishop Gomez said. "And we need to have this conversation".
The ruling could complicate negotiations between Trump and congressional leaders over immigration reform.
Besides discussing various proposals for protecting the border, he said, other issues to be debated should include how the country grants visas; what types of guest-worker programs are needed to provide workers, especially for the agricultural industry; and an honest examination of assumptions that immigrants take jobs from Americans.
Dononue says "these hard-working individuals contribute their talents to our economy in integral ways, and we will lose them if Congress doesn't act soon to resolve this problem", Donohue said.