U.S. House Republicans stumble in bid to advance ‘Dreamer’ immigration bill

FILE PHOTO: Protesters who call for an immigration bill addressing the so-called Dreamers, young adults who were brought to the United States as children, rally on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, U.S., December 20, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives failed to reach agreement on Tuesday on compromise legislation to protect young “Dreamer” immigrants from deportation and bolster border security, a lead negotiator told reporters. There is “no deal at this point,” said Representative Mark Meadows, who heads a group of hard-right conservative Republicans as […]

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