In their complaint, which was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of NY, the states claimed that rescinding DACA violated constitutional guarantees of due process and statutory administrative process mandates, resulting in economic hardships for the program's recipients and, by extension, the states where they reside.
In support of their argument that Trump's decision violates the constitution's equal-protection clause, the attorneys general pointed to derogatory remarks the Republican made about Mexican migrants on the campaign trail. On one hand he rescinds the Barack Obama edict, but not for six months. "Congress, get ready to do your job - DACA!" he tweeted Tuesday.
"We understand the frustrations associated with our nation's broken immigration system, and support comprehensive reforms at the federal level to address this issue", said Hart Nelson, the chamber's vice president of public policy. First, can Congress fix the problem?
According to the Q-C Hispanic Chamber, since 2012 "we have seen the numerous benefits from the DACA program to the USA economy, including $2 billion added to state and local taxes". In their behalf, the National Federation of Filipino-American Associations joined nationwide protests and appeals, saying "DACA recipients are Americans in every sense, except for their paperwork, and should be allowed them to thrive and build lives here in the United States".
Notwithstanding his tweet, the almost 800,000 immigrants who obtained temporary work permits and deportation protections via DACA can not necessarily rest easy. And the president obliged, in the latest instance of Trump doing the bidding of leaders of the opposition. They represent the best of who we are - hard working, resilient and motivated high achievers. The administration of President Donald Trumpannounced this week that it would phase out the program, known colloquially as DACA, over six months.
"The president, I think - I'm hoping and I'm praying - that the president really cares about the Dreamers", Pelosi said Thursday.
We now ask Congress to undo this heartless act and pass legislation that will restore protection to the Dreamers and provide a way for them to become full citizens of the United States instead of living in a political limbo.
"Rescinding the work permits of nearly 800,000 people and forcing them into the shadows is reckless economic policy", the chamber said in a release.
But now the clock is ticking for Congress to deal with this issue. So a bill to replace DACA, he says, should be accompanied with limits on extended family unification migration and with "enhanced enforcement measures", such as mandatory E-Verify.
Sheikh Sabah claimed that the Qatari government was ready to discuss a list of 13 demands from its Arab neighbors. It is a three-day visit as part of the second annual U.S. -Kuwait Strategic Dialogue, according to The National.
Their confidence and resilience has been strong all season, and there's no reason to believe that will change any time soon. The Chicago Cubs didn't have much to show tonight in the first Friday night game regular season game at Wrigley Field.
She told The Associated Press that from her 14th floor apartment, she saw the crane toppled over where it hit another building. According to reports from city officials, the crane fell on Biscayne Boulevard, located in the heart of downtown Miami .
The prime minister's visit to Myanmar comes amid a spike in ethnic violence with Rohingya Muslims in the Rakhine state . Union minister Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday said Rohingyas are illegal immigrants and will be deported.
But it's still unclear how Congress intends to pay for any tax cuts, or at least spare the deficit from taking a massive hit. Kevin Cramer, weighing a bid to challenge Heitkamp. "It's what he's spending his T-I-M-E doing", the official said.
Made for only $35M, audiences are now officially getting a Chapter 2 after helping change the landscape of current cinema. All of the Losers will return although it's unclear who will play the adult versions of these characters.
As usual in its marketing, T-Mobile positioned the new offer as a more savvy move than its competitors AT&T and Verizon . CEO John Legere introduced the " Netflix on Us" program while lampooning the competition in his hilarious v-log (below).
The four remaining launchers have been on standby at an unidentified US base in South Korea, pending the alliance's decision. The police tried to disperse the protesters, but some of them attempted to entry the building, which prompted the clashes.
Trump wants to fire him", said one source with close ties to the White House who spoke on condition of anonymity. Cohn, a former Goldman Sachs executive, may be able to fix his relationship with the president.
On remand, the General Court must consider Intel's argument about whether the rebates were capable of restricting competition. The General Court has been asked to further explore how Intel's customer rebates may have restricted competition.
The Mumbai Press Club, in alliance with other media organisations, held a candle-light vigil seeking justice for Lankesh. Union minister Ananth Kumar said the state government should probe the murder and arrest the killers.
Equifax: First the hacking, then the lawsuits
Hopefully, this will all end well and without a lot of hassle for the people affected by this cyber attack. Credit bureaus like Equifax are lightly regulated compared to other parts of the financial system.
Nine terrorists killed in Egypt
The attack illustrates how hard it is for the government to crush a militant campaign that has withstood a four-year crackdown. The militants detonated an improvised explosive device and destroyed four armored vehicles and a signal-jamming vehicle.
Two secret tunnels unearthed inside Dera headquarters
The commissioner will submit the report to the high court and a copy of it will also be shared with the state government. The premises of the Dera, houses educational institutions, markets, a hospital, stadium, recreational areas and houses.
Updates from US Open final
Nadal's path to the final has only included one seeded opponent, 24th-seeded Juan Martin Del Potro in the semfinal. He prevailed at Flushing Meadows in 2010 and 2013, besides suffering a loss to Novak Djokovic in the 2014 final.
Dancing With the Stars
Headlining the show will be Nick and Vanessa Lachey , athletes Derek Fisher and Terrell Owens and 80's pop star Debbie Gibson . The full Dancing with the Stars 25 cast was revealed on Wednesday morning, and for the most part, the rumors were true.
Fed Vice President Fischer resigns
Yellen's predecessor, Ben Bernanke, served two terms from 2006-2014, spanning both the Bush and Obama presidencies. The resignation of Stanley Fischer, 73, creates another vacancy on the council that oversees the USA central bank.
Lewis gives winnings to Houston
Lewis successfully hit the green from the bunker, and Chun attempted a tricky chip shot to land a birdie and force a playoff. After Chun's chip settled six feet from the hole, Lewis had two putts to win. "Stacy played well, too".