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Dreamer Immigrants: Tweet Tuesday and Security Measures

dreamer immigrants: He writes This will be our last chance, there will never be another opportunity! March 5th, according to Toronto Star. Trump was referring to a deadline after which he has said a program protecting young immigrants from deportation would end. In a tweet Tuesday, Trump asserts that Democrats and Republicans must act now to provide legal protections to young Dreamer immigrants in the U.S. illegally. In fact, a recent court ruling has rendered that deadline meaningless. In addition to protections for Dreamers, Trump also wants 25 billion U.S. for a border wall with Mexico and other security measures, as well as curbs on legal immigration. The Senate's Republican and Democratic leaders say it's going to be tough to broker a successful deal on immigration policy. ( As reported in the news.