ㅤô¿ô …Attempts to attach “pet priorities” that have nothing to do with government spending can be dismissed without a vote. Of the five things, tribal labor sovereignty seems to be the one priority that could be dismissed.
ㅤô¿ô …Apparently I was right about the mini-shutdowns. The Dems just wanted to show that they tried really hard to stand up for Dreamers.
ㅤThe Supreme Court will make a decision whether ending DACA is legal or not, as it should have been all along.
Full story at The Hill, image from thehill(.com) – 3/8/18.
ㅤTags: nancy pelosi, pelosi, daca, omnibus.
ㅤ”Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin said Thursday that he does not expect Democrats will insist on attaching immigration reform to the fiscal year 2018 spending omnibus, lowering the odds of another government shutdown.
ㅤDurbin said Congress is looking forward to finally passing the spending package, which comes nearly six months into the fiscal year, after weeks of acrimonious disagreement over spending levels, immigration, and a variety of conservative policy riders.”