House and Senate Republicans said Friday they do not want President Trump to repeal a program legalizing young people who arrived in the United States illegally as children.
Both House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, said Trump should keep in place the Obama-era program, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, which Trump is reportedly considering ending.
“I actually don’t think he should do that,” Ryan told Wisconsin’s WCLO radio.
Hatch, in a statement, said he has “urged the president not to rescind DACA,” because it would “further complicate a system in serious need of a permanent legislative solution.”
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