Senate Democrats Scramble For Immigration Bill

  • 6 years ago
Senate Democrats are running out of time to prevent the Dreamers from facing deportation.
With the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program expiring in March, senators seeking to shield DACA recipients from deportation are down to a month.
But Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer has even shortened that clock, after Senate Democrats unsuccessfully filibustered a temporary funding measure to force a bill on immigration.