House speaker urges Trump not to scrap 'Dreamers' immigration policy | Reuters

Reuters| Fri Sep 01 20:08:14 EDT 2017
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan urged President Donald Trump on Friday not to rescind an Obama-era program that protects immigrants who entered the United States illegally as children, as more Republicans lined up against the move. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said Trump will announce on Tuesday whether he will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program, which protects nearly 800,000 young men and women from deportation. It also makes those covered, so-called Dreamers, eligible for work permits. “We love the ‘Dreamers,'” the Republican president, already facing calls from leading business figures and Democrats to preserve the p..

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