The White House asked Congress for $18 billion dollars for a border wall, to go along with a laundry list of other hard-line immigration policies like "money to hire 10,000 additional immigration officers, tougher laws for those seeking asylum, and denial of federal grants to so-called 'sanctuary cities'".
"President Trump has said he may need a good government shutdown to get his wall", Sen.
Mexico has repeatedly stated that it will not pay to build the wall.
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-Mexican border are now opposing a massive wall proposed by President Donald Trump along the same route, but the president is demanding that Congress include $18 billion in funding for the first phase of construction in a package to provide legal status to Dreamers, The Washington Post reports. "But yes, in some form, Mexico will pay for the wall".
If that work was completed, more than half of the almost 2,000 mile-border with Mexico would be lined with a physical barrier. Some say this list of demands from the White House could derail those negotiations.
Republican lawmakers met with Trump at the White House on Thursday and initially emerged saying they were optimistic that they could find a legislative fix for DACA. His priorities include tightening a family-based immigration policy that allows naturalized citizens and certain immigrants to petition for relatives to come to the U.S. and eliminating the Diversity Visa Lottery, a state department program that helps citizens of countries with historically low rates of immigration to come to the US.
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Now, Trump is using the DACA card to force the Democrats into a position of surrender on funding his administration's demands for the border wall.
Saving DACA recipients from deportation is a high priority for Democrats, but Republican and Democratic lawmakers have struggled to reach a bipartisan deal.
'Our discussions on border security and enforcement with Democrats are much further apart, and that is key to getting a bipartisan deal on DACA, ' senators Thom Tillis and James Lankford said in a statement.
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