Proposing a Plan

The Senate has begun debate on a massive immigration proposal.

There’s already skepticism in Washington about a deal protecting DACA recipients. The Senate has begun debating a massive immigration package, and some lawmakers worry about trying to tackle too much at once. A Republican proposal follows President Trump’s suggestions, steering billions toward the border for more security and resources.The ‘Secure and Succeed Act’ gets rid of the diversity lottery program, but it does offer a path to citizenship for millions of immigrants. Whatever passes in the senate is not guaranteed to clear the house, where alternate immigration plans are being developed. Congress has just a few weeks until millions of immigrants are suddenly eligible for deportation.