In Exchange For Border Wall Funding, Trump Proposes Temporary Immigrant Protections

In Exchange For Border Wall Funding, Trump Proposes Temporary Immigrant Protections

With the partial government shutdown in its fifth week, President Trump offers to extend reprieves from deportation for so-called Dreamers and other immigrants in exchange for money for a border wall.


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In Exchange For Border Wall Funding, Trump Proposes Temporary Immigrant Protections

Disapproving the President's proposal to take an action relating to the application of certain sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation. (H J Res 30) – Passage Passed – House

Disapproving the President's proposal to take an action relating to the application of certain sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation. (H J Res 30) – Passage Passed – House

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Disapproving the President's proposal to take an action relating to the application of certain sanctions with respect to the Russian Federation. (H J Res 30) – Passage Passed – House

Fox’s Raymond Arroyo calls Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez "this girl" and mocks her "big sob story" about furloughed air traffic controller

Fox’s Raymond Arroyo calls Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez "this girl" and mocks her "big sob story" about furloughed air traffic controller

LAURA INGRAHAM (HOST): The shut — how is it subverting governmental norms, when the Congress has the power of the purse, the president has the power of the veto? It’s actually — I think you could make a very good argument that the shutdown is exactly the way the framers intended it to be. No one branch of government has preeminent power. I mean, they have to work together, and if they’re not going to work together, okay, then things don’t get funded.

So, what is she talking about? It doesn’t — that has nothing — It’s, in fact, working as the framers laid it out. Now, I think the problem she may have is with the framers.

RAYMOND ARROYO: Well, she went through this big sob story, about an air traffic controller, an immigrant from Yemen who came to the United States and got his pilot’s license, and now he’s getting furloughed —

INGRAHAM: Oh yeah, he’s — the whole thing.

ARROYO: “How dare Donald Trump furlough this man” —

INGRAHAM: So, she starts with a — a Muslim guy, who’s not allowed to — I don’t care what your background is. It stinks to not be able to go to work because the government can’t compromise. But it’s not just Trump, Trump’s already compromised on the wall.

She’s just getting into it and she’s 28 years old, but I’m telling you, any presidential candidate who is going to win for the Democrats, the ultimate nominee, is going to have to go kiss her ring. Absolutely going to have to go kiss her ring.

Although Raymond, I think you said it yesterday, that — or this week, sometime, that it’s only a matter of time before Old San Fran Gran Nan kind of takes her down a peg or two. She’s probably a little annoyed that Ocasio-Cortez is getting all this publicity. She’s not going to put up with this.

ARROYO: If you think Nancy Pelosi, daughter of the mayor of Baltimore, is going to put — an Italian — is gonna put up with this girl staging sit-ins in her office, and critiquing her decisions, in her caucus, in her House?

Previously:

Laura Ingraham says that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez used “minority privilege” to criticize Fox News hosts

With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the right-wing media playbook doesn’t work

Rush Limbaugh calls Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez “some young uppity”

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and our warped discourse on taxation
 

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Fox’s Raymond Arroyo calls Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez "this girl" and mocks her "big sob story" about furloughed air traffic controller

Sen. Amy Klobuchar Discusses New Allegations That Trump Told Cohen To Lie To Congress

Sen. Amy Klobuchar Discusses New Allegations That Trump Told Cohen To Lie To Congress

NPR’s Ari Shapiro speaks with Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., about allegations that President Trump instructed his attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about his Russian real estate negotiations.


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Sen. Amy Klobuchar Discusses New Allegations That Trump Told Cohen To Lie To Congress