Immigration Policy News
The Latest: Trump: Democrats are prioritizing noncitizens
President Donald Trump is accusing Democrats of prioritizing services and security for noncitizens over U.S. citizens
Trump 'has been very clear' on what he wants to end shutdown: White House press secretary
With the U.S. now on day three of a federal shutdown, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders disputed any notion that President Donald Trump is not being clear about what he wants in any deal to reopen the government. “The president’s been very clear … on exactly what he wants," White House
Schumer's moment: Shutdown puts spotlight on Dem leader
The government shutdown is shining a spotlight on Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer
WH press secretary reacts to 3rd day of government shutdown
Sarah Sanders speaks out on "GMA" about accusations that President Trump has been inconsistent in his positions as Democrats and Republicans try to broker a deal.
Shutdown continues after late Senate vote falls short
Democrats are insisting any spending bill include protections for undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children but Republicans say they won't negotiate until the government reopens.
White House blames Democrats for shutdown
ABC News' Cecilia Vega reports on the release of photographs by the White House to show that President Trump was working as the government shutdown canceled his trip to Florida.
10 Things to Know for Today
Among 10 Things to Know: Democrats may OK three-week spending measure in return for Republican pledge on immigration; Vice President Pence kicked off his visit to Israel in Jerusalem; Kurdish militia repeals Turkish troops in new front in Syrian War
The Note: Shutdown drives parties to political corners
The TAKE with Rick Klein A shutdown without a clear purpose or direction might end up taking things backwards. The stop-and-start negotiations – if that’s what they should be called – that dotted the weekend could yet yield a deal that puts the federal government’s lights back on soon. But they
Senate talks fall short, shutdown extends into workweek
The government shutdown is set to sow more disruption and political peril Monday after the Senate inched closer but ultimately fell short of an agreement that would have reopened federal agencies before the beginning of the workweek. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic leader
Government shutdown enters day 3
The Senate is expected to vote on a short-term proposal to fund the government after failing to end the shutdown overnight.