Jessica OrbonApr 2, 2018, 9:33 pm

‘DACA’ is dead: President calls on Congress for a solution

Local ‘dreamer’ advocates for self, others like her

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NEWARK — President Trump is calling on Congress to act and said to “use nuclear option if necessary” and claimed “DACA is dead” because of Democrats and “now everyone wants to get onto the DACA bandwagon on Monday morning.

Democrats had offered $25 billion for the president’s border wall in exchange for a pathway to citizenship for “dreamers,” but the president declined, as their offer didn’t include changes to visas or cuts to family-based immigration.

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