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Democrats say they have deal with Trump on young immigrants
WASHINGTON - The top House and Senate Democrats said Wednesday they had reached agreement with President Donald Trump to protect thousands of younger immigrants from deportation and fund some border security enhancements - not including Trump's long-sought border wall.
The agreement, the latest instance of Trump ditching his own party to make common cause with the opposition, was announced by Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi following a White House dinner that Republican lawmakers...
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Democratic leaders, Trump reach deal on DACA

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Democratic leaders said Wednesday they have reached agreement with President Donald Trump to provide legal status for 800,000 immigrants who came to the country illegally as children.
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Off the wall: White House denies Democrats' claim Trump agreed to DACA deal excl. wall funds

Off the wall: White House denies Democrats' claim Trump agreed to DACA deal excl. wall funds

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Two senior Democratic Party leaders claim President Donald Trump agreed to a deal that would protect young immigrants from deportation without funding for the border wall. However, that deal seems to have already hit a brick wall.
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Trump and Democratic leaders reach tentative deal to protect Dreamers

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President Donald Trump and Democratic leaders Rep. Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Chuck Schumer have reached a tentative agreement to beef up border security in exchange for providing a pathway to citizenship for young immigrants known as “Dreamers,” according to two congressional aides briefed on the meeting. The framework, hatched at an unusual dinner hosted by Trump, would exclude funding for the border wall, Pelosi and Schumer said. And notably the agreement does not thus far include House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader McConnell , whom Trump spurned for Pelosi and Schumer on a...
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Donald Trump did more for bipartisanship than Obama, says White House

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President Trump's recent outreach to Democrats is what voters want and why they elected him, the White House said Wednesday, crediting him with doing more to forge bipartisanship in Washington that President Obama ever did. "This president has done more bipartisanship in the past eight days than Barack Obama did ...
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Trump just reached a deal with top Democrats to protect 'dreamers' - and they say it doesn't include wall funding

Trump just reached a deal with top Democrats to protect 'dreamers' - and they say it doesn't include wall funding

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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi announced they have reached a deal with President Donald Trump that would protect certain unauthorized immigrants as part of a broader border security agreement.
The two Democratic leaders made the announcement Wednesday night after a meeting with Trump. They said their agreement would not include funding for a wall along the US-Mexico border, something on which Trump campaigned fervently.
"We had a very productive meeting at the White House with the President. The discussion focused on DACA. We agreed to...
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Schumer, Pelosi announce deal with Trump to save 'Dreamers' from deportation

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The top House and Senate Democrats said Wednesday they had reached agreement with President Donald Trump to protect thousands of younger immigrants from deportation and fund some border security enhancements - not including Trump's long-sought border wall. The deal announced by Senate Democratic...
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Top Democrats say agreement reached with Trump on DACA, border security 'excluding the wall'

Top Democrats say agreement reached with Trump on DACA, border security 'excluding the wall'

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The top two Democrats on Capitol Hill joined President Donald Trump for dinner Wednesday night at the White House.
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