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SEPTEMBER 6, 2017
The Trump administration on Tuesday formally
announced the end of DACA -- a program that had protected nearly 800,000
young undocumented immigrants brought to the US as children from deportation.
The Department of Homeland Security will stop processing any new applications
for the program as of Tuesday and rescinded the Obama administration policy,
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. "I am here today to announce that
the program known as DACA that was effectuated under the Obama administration
is being rescinded," Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday at the
Justice Department. President Trump did the hard, difficult and right thing
- a man of distinction. Trump unlike CNN, is all America First.
President Trump said he has great love for the so-called Dreamers affected by his administrations decision to end a program giving illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. at a young age a reprieve from deportation. But the president also emphasized in a tweet shortly after he made those comments that he wants lawmakers to put the hardworking citizens of our country first when crafting immigration legislation. .
Former President Barack Obama on Tuesday bashed
his successor's decision to rescind an immigration order shielding some
children of undocumented immigrants from deportation, calling the move
"cruel" and "self-defeating." "To target these young people is wrong --
because they have done nothing wrong," Obama wrote in a post on Facebook
hours after the decision was announced by President Donald Trump and Attorney
Generla Jeff Sessions. Obama dislikes Trump because he put America