Mr. Kushner conceded in a briefing after the president’s speech that he did not see the proposal as a solution for the DACA program, which Mr. Trump moved to rescind in 2017. “At this moment in time,” Mr. Kushner said, “this is a good path forward.”Many conservatives did not share that view. “We voted for Trump and got Jeb!” she added, referring to Jeb Bush, who challenged Mr. Trump for the Republican nomination in 2016 and supported a broad immigration overhaul that would have given undocumented immigrants a path to legal status. It offers only three years of protections for the DACA recipients and those who hold T.P.S., which the Trump administration has also moved to end for several countries. “This is not an amnesty bill,” Mr. Pence said.
Source: New York Times January 20, 2019 02:17 UTC