The media spin implied that Trump has a soft spot for the illegal aliens who, we're told, were brought to our country as children through no fault of their own. "It's an honor to be here with Dreamers, who are advancing the American dream", she said. They were gullible enough to meander into a cynical trap, set by the previous administration, when they turned themselves into Immigration and Customs Enforcement in exchange for a two-year work permit and a temporary respite from deportation.
"Democrats created an out-of-control deportation machine and handed it over to Trump", they said. We send a clear message to our fellow undocumented youth and community: We are the resistance to Trump!
An upset Pelosi challenged the protesters to stop disrupting the event, asking, "Do you want to hear an answer or do you just want to shout?"
Sacramento State students seniors and music majors Beatriz Figueroa, left, and Diana Campos, right, hold signs opposing deportation of DACA recipients at the news conference featuring House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, Congresswoman Doris Matsui and other local legislators in the University Union Redwood Room Monday.
It's unclear how - or if - Republican congressional leaders will act on the president's guidelines. In response to the Schumer-Pelosi statement, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders tweeted that "DACA and border security were discussed", but "excluding the wall was certainly not agreed to".
To some Trump supporters, that looked like a negotiation in which the president gave Democrats their desired path to citizenship for Dreamers, while he gave away his signature campaign issue, the border wall.More news: Xbox is Really Smart With Game Downloads: Here is How
"I think all of us recognize that outreach for what it is, and that's purely transactional, purely something that will come up from time to time when the president decides it's in his personal interest to work with Democrats", Schiff said.
"I know some people think this hurts the cause of undocumented folks, but undocumented people will always be scapegoated", Luis Serrano, one of the group's organizers, told the San Francisco Chronicle. These are the folks who were dreaming as if they thought Barack Obama had their backs.
Young Indian nationals in the US are among the top ten groups eligible to participate in the DACA program. They also called her a "liar".
The leader of California's state Senate, Democrat Kevin de Leon, suggested the comments made Feinstein complicit in what he called Trump's "reckless behavior". Chuck Schumer and Rep. Nancy Pelosi went to dinner at the White House, we might have guessed that machinations would be on the menu.
'You've had your say, and it's attractive, ' she said, but 'you don't know what you're taking about'. Campos said her parents brought her to the United States from Mexico before her first birthday. Barbara Lee and Jared Huffman, was expected to call for the immediate passage of the Dream Act, a federal proposal that was never approved by Congress but offered numerous same protections as the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA.