Trump to offer shutdown-ending immigration deal, still wants wall money: source
Sunday, 20 January 2019 By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will propose a deal on Saturday meant to end a 29-day partial government shutdown, offering a compromise with Democrats on immigration but sticking to his demand for funding for a border wall, a source familiar with his plan said. In a speech to be delivered from the White House, Trump will continue to demand $5.7 billion in wall funding, but also offer backing for legislation to protect young undocumented immigrants known as "Dreamers," as well as temporary protected status (TPS) holders, the source said, confirming a report by Axios. Vice President Mike Pence, White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney and Jared Kushner, the president's son-in-law and a senior White House adviser, have been instrumental in crafting the deal, the source said.
According to Reuters, President Trump will offer a compromise on immigration, but not relent on funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall. In a speech this afternoon from the White House, Trump will reportedly offer to back legislation to protect young immigrants known as “Dreamers,” as well as...
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