The plaintiffs claimed the wind-down of the program was an arbitrary and capricious decision that violated the Administrative Procedure Act, was a deprivation of property and liberty interests in violation of due process, and was motivated by discriminatory animus in violation of equal protection. "We expect there to be a lot of confusion in communities about what that means".
One White House official, Marc Short, said Trump has not approved the plan.
The Republican legislation is certain to antagonize Democrats, including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, who wants a narrowly crafted DACA bill that includes border security enhancements but no wall funding. The program that protects undocumented young immigrants from deportation.
"Dreamers' lives were thrown into chaos when the Trump administration tried to terminate the DACA program without obeying the law", California Attorney General Xavier Becerra (D) said in a statement. It also would dramatically boost border security and immigration enforcement.
Trump Suggests FBI Used Dossier To Get FISA Warrant On His Campaign
BuzzFeed's editor-in-chief, Ben Smith, defended the decision to publish the dossier in a New York Times op-ed. Australian officials then passed the information to their American counterparts, the Times reported.
Asked about the ongoing Russian Federation investigation, Mr Trump said it was a "democratic hoax".
"That's why there are negotiations going on that the president encouraged yesterday".
The bill takes a tough stance on illegal immigration enforcement and addresses the future of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients.
Addressing the media afterward, White House spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the administration believes "the wall is part of border security, that is one component". "We are now working to build support for that deal in Congress", they added.
Texas Rep. Henry Cuellar, a Texas Republican, said he told Kelly, then DHS secretary, that someone can't just spend a few hours at the border and think they understand it.