Paul Ryan Says, 'We Want A DACA Solution'
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Defense Secretary James Mattis told reporters that DACA recipients in the military are not in jeopardy.
Defense Secretary James Mattis says undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children who have served in the military are not at imminent risk of deportation.
Congress has yet to come up with a solution for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Mattis told reporters DACA recipients on active duty, in the reserves, or with an honorable discharge from the U.S. military won't be targeted.
Mattis said an exception would be if they've committed a felony or a federal judge has ordered them out.
Additional reporting from Newsy affiliate CNN.
Not much has changed from a border policy standpoint as of late, but there's a chance something may change in the coming weeks.
Scripps News spoke with aid volunteers at the border who said migrants who don't speak English or Spanish often go without their needs getting met.
The White House and House Republicans have remained at odds over an agreement to house 2,000 migrants on federal land.
A federal appeals court is challenging Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act in a battle that's likely to make its way to the Supreme Court.
The first holiday of the winter travel season came and went with minimal effects compared to last year.
Doctors are working in hospitals lacking water, electricity, and essential supplies, all while the cold winter weather sets in.