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Locals protest as Trump orders end to ‘Dreamers’ protection

Locals protest as Trump orders end to ‘Dreamers’ protection

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Washington, D.C., September 6, 2017 | comments

President Donald Trump on Tuesday began dismantling Barack Obama’s program protecting hundreds of thousands of young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children, declaring he loves the “Dreamers” who could face deportation but insisting it’s up to Congress, not him, to address their plight.

Trump didn’t specify what he wanted done, essentially sending a six-month time bomb to his fellow Republicans in Congress who have no consensus on how to defuse it.

About 60 people gathered Tuesday evening in Lynnwood to protest Trump’s decision. The crowd along 196th Street SW near the convention center was summoned through social media.


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