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# dreamers - Thursday 18 June, 2020

US Supreme Court rejects Trump's bid to end 'Dreamer' immigrant programme
# Dreamers
# Dreamers

US Supreme Court rejects Trump's bid to end 'Dreamer' immigrant programme

Updated Jun 18th 2020, 10:05 PM 26,156 Views 34 Comments

The justices rejected administration arguments that the eight-year-old DACA programme is illegal.

# dreamers - Thursday 15 February, 2018

US Senate rejects immigration bills following White House veto threat
# Dreamers
# Dreamers

US Senate rejects immigration bills following White House veto threat

Feb 15th 2018, 10:15 PM 14,161 Views 21 Comments

The Senate rejected both a bipartisan immigration plan and a more restrictive proposal by Trump.

# dreamers - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Nancy Pelosi gave an eight-hour long speech defending immigrants in Congress yesterday
# Filibustering
# Filibustering

Nancy Pelosi gave an eight-hour long speech defending immigrants in Congress yesterday

Feb 8th 2018, 8:18 AM 17,795 Views 107 Comments

The 77-year-old told stories about the Dreamers in the US during the record breaking speech.

# dreamers - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Explainer: Who are the Dreamers and how are Irish illegals affected by US immigration disputes?
# Illegal Immigrants
# Illegal Immigrants

Explainer: Who are the Dreamers and how are Irish illegals affected by US immigration disputes?

Jan 25th 2018, 9:54 AM 11,606 Views 96 Comments

Thousands of illegal immigrants are living in fear are the US government continues to dispute immigration laws.

# dreamers - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

US government employees are able to go back to work today as Trump signs bill ending shutdown
# US Politics
# US Politics

US government employees are able to go back to work today as Trump signs bill ending shutdown

Jan 23rd 2018, 7:05 AM 19,308 Views 38 Comments

The House voted 266 to 150 to extend federal funding for another three weeks.

# dreamers - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Trump calls for 'nuclear option' in bid to end government shutdown in US
# Blame Game
# Blame Game

Trump calls for 'nuclear option' in bid to end government shutdown in US

Jan 21st 2018, 7:45 PM 27,818 Views 73 Comments

A divided Congress is hoping to end a budget impasse tonight.

# dreamers - Monday 9 October, 2017

Trump wants border wall and green card reform or he'll end protection for young immigrants
# Dreamers
# Dreamers

Trump wants border wall and green card reform or he'll end protection for young immigrants

Oct 9th 2017, 8:10 AM 13,747 Views 48 Comments

The White House’s latest proposals have been criticised for “using the lives of young people as bargaining chips”.

# dreamers - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Explainer: Why is Donald Trump ending a programme that allows children of illegal immigrants to stay in the US?
# Dreamers
# Dreamers

Explainer: Why is Donald Trump ending a programme that allows children of illegal immigrants to stay in the US?

Sep 6th 2017, 3:20 PM 10,765 Views 84 Comments

Dubbed ‘cruel’ by Obama, the decision now leaves Congress with six months to come up with an alternative.

# dreamers - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

'Cruel, self-defeating': Obama slams Trump's plans to scrap scheme for young undocumented immigrants
# Obama Scheme
# Obama Scheme

'Cruel, self-defeating': Obama slams Trump's plans to scrap scheme for young undocumented immigrants

Sep 5th 2017, 10:10 PM 29,446 Views 152 Comments

The Obama-era programme is being rescinded.