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Immigration Policies: House Republicans

immigration policies: He wrote that he released many House Republicans prior to the vote knowing we need more Republicans to win in Nov, according to CTV. But the president's statement contradicted his commentary three days ago in which he tweeted that House Republicans should approve the STRONG BUT FAIR bill even though Democrats wouldn't allow it to pass the Senate. Trump tweeted from his New Jersey golf club that he didn't press GOP lawmakers to support the plans because it wouldn't have cleared the Senate. A week earlier, he urged Republicans to stop wasting their time on the bill until after the elections. Trump's statements coincided with people across the country marching Saturday in opposition to his immigration policies. Trump's tweets were another twist in Republicans' efforts to adopt changes to the nation's immigration laws in the aftermath of highly publicized images and cries from young immigrant children being separated from their parents at the southern border. ( As reported in the news.