Posted on 12/8/2018, 5:39:18 AM by SMGFan
Rep. Nancy Pelosi is digging in amid the fight over funding for President Trump’s long-promised border wall, signaling she won’t accept a deal on DACA in exchange for wall money.
Congress on Thursday approved a short-term spending bill to avoid a partial government shutdown, punting the immigration debate and other issues until later in the month.
Speaking to reporters at her weekly press briefing Thursday, Pelosi (D-Calif.), the likely next House Speaker, said that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and the proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border are “two different subjects.”
She later said that she and most Democrats consider the wall “immoral, ineffective and expensive,” adding that Trump repeatedly promised that Mexico would pay for it.
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