But it wasn't the President, it was Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
Montana Sen. Jon Tester, the only sitting Democrat who voted against the DREAM Act in 2010, said in a statement Tuesday that "breaking a promise to these children - who are here through no fault of their own - is not the solution", and called for Congress to "provide a way forward for innocent kids".
"It seems this is somethings we can wrap our minds around and get done", Wester said.
"We are people of compassion, and we are people of law, but there is nothing compassionate about the failure to enforce immigration laws", he said, referring to DACA as an "unconstitutional exercise of authority by the executive branch".
Meanwhile civil rights organisations in NY have asked a federal judge to let them challenge Mr Trump's planned phase-out of the programme shielding young immigrants from deportation. But there was no hint of that from Sessions.
Under the envisioned Trump policy shift, Dreamers with valid work permits would be able to stay in the USA until their permits - which are issued for two-year periods - expired, the sources said.
He couldn't be more wrong.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday began dismantling the government program protecting hundreds of thousands of young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children.
Immigrant advocates, clergy and business leaders including the chief executives of Apple and Microsoft put intense pressure on Trump to maintain the program.
As a whole, they're making the most of their opportunity, the survey found.
Tokyo stocks open lower on North Korea jitters
September is a historically hard period for Wall Street, with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones averaging sizable losses during the month. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index sank 0.9 percent to 27,485.12 and Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.3 percent to 3,373.05.
"He is delivering on that promise every day, and he has put forward serious proposals to Congress that would responsibly end illegal immigration, prevent visa overstays, remove risky criminals, protect American jobs and wages", she said.
Nonsense. Economic growth is lagging, not because of Dreamers keeping Americans out of jobs but because our workforce isn't adding enough young job-seekers. "The forgotten men & women will no longer be forgotten".
The Senate's No. 2 Republican, John Cornyn, said Republican leaders were preparing to attach a measure raising the USA debt ceiling - unpopular with conservatives - to the Harvey aid package when it arrives in the Senate, The Hill reported. The president of the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce angrily resigned from the president's National Diversity Coalition.
Yet to Sessions, it was just a matter of respect for the rule of law.
Although Trump's decision will hit communities nationwide, in the wake of unprecedented rainfall and flooding, immigrant youth in Texas now face a triple-blow: losing DACA, Harvey's devastation and Texas's new law outlawing "sanctuary cities" that offer extra protections to undocumented immigrants, which is currently being challenged in court.
The move likely to impact 800,000 undocumented workers including more than 7,000 Indian-Americans.
"The Department of Justice can not defend this overreach", Sessions said.
House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer jas written a letter to Speaker Paul Ryan today urging him to allow consideration of amendments to the omnibus appropriations bill on the Floor this week that would prohibit the use of taxpayer funding by the Administration for certain purposes. Thom Tillis of North Carolina, have expressed support for a continuation of the program. It is Trump who could, but has not, presented actual legislation to Congress. Since his inauguration in January, however, the president has strengthened and prioritized the country's deportation system, calling for the hiring of thousands more immigration and border agents.
"DACA recipients are brought to this country as children - they're our classmates, our colleagues, our service members, they've established their lives here and often have little or no connection to their country of origin", Sharuk said.
North Korea on Sunday conducted its most powerful nuclear test to date, triggering USA warnings of a "massive military response ". These are not diplomats accredited by the US State Department, they are staff members of an global organization.
McElwain admitted as much about the offensive line following the game, emphasizing the unit needs to be more physical. Lavert Hill really stood out out to me, as did Brandon Watson who had a critical pass breakup in the fourth quarter.
On the 11 a.m. public advisory , the NHC located the center of Hurricane Irma near latitude 18.8 North, longitude 43.3 West. Any impacts to the US , if any, would be a full 10 to 11 days away, according to Dean.
Redshirt freshman quarterback Josh Jackson threw for 236 yards and a touchdown for the Hokies, while rushing for 101 and a score. Somehow, the best player on the Virginia Tech offense got left all alone in the West Virginia secondary, and he capitalized.
After the incident, Wubbels accepted apologies from the Salt Lake City mayor and police chief, saying she felt they were honest . The altercation on July 26th was caught on police body cams, hospital surveillance and others on their phones at the scene.
Trump's push to revise the deal is part of his broader drive to tackle unfair trading practices and cut the trade deficit. Trade and then reported earlier Saturday by the Wall Street Journal and Washington Post .
Whatever the case, Sri Lanka have only picked four specialist batsmen, so the side will be full of bowling options. As of now, it is believed that Shardul is retained and will play the following two ODIs in Bleed Blue.
Labour has said it will seek to amend the bill to stop the government from automatically accruing new powers after Brexit. The commission puts itself in a silly position when it says nothing has been done when really important things have.
We are still in the cone of uncertainty at this point so we need to prepare for a possible impact from this unsafe storm. Among the most intense storms on record, it only trails Hurricane Allen in 1980 which had winds of 190 miles per hour.
Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the ninth BRICS summit in Xiamen , southeast China's Fujian Province, Sept. 4, 2017. They also need to forge chains of interconnected development and seek strength in unity, the Chinese president continued.
Querrey, who reached the Wimbledon semifinals this year, has previously gone as far as the fourth round at the U.S. Sharapova is looking for one of the greatest comebacks in the history of tennis after not playing for 19 months.
Eagle Creek Fire prompts release of 600000 hatchery salmon
In early August, Portland's air quality diminished after smoke from wildfires in British Columbia was blown south into the region. By 4 p.m., winds from the east picked up, and big plumes of smoke rose from the steep ridges of the OR side of the Gorge.
After Pulling Off 2 OT Win Vs. Tech
The deficit seemed insurmountable, given the Vols' struggles to that point, but Callaway erased half of it in one blur. Georgia Tech used some misdirection at the snap, letting Marshall roll out to his right with a numerical advantage.
Angela Merkel wants to discuss the actions of the DPRK
He said neither leader spoke about climate protection or education, or said much about the impact of technological development. She added that she would speak with her European Union counterparts to see if "we can end these membership talks".
A GOP storm over Harvey aid
Sandy, an 1,100-mile-wide storm, had killed 233 people and ravaged several mid-Atlantic states before hitting New Jersey . And this tweet about Ted Cruz and Hurricane Harvey highlights the hypocrisy at the core of his call for federal aid.