‘Cruel and Irrational’: Members of Congress React to News About Trump Decision on DACA


With news yesterday that President Trump plans to end DACA with a 6-month delay, many members of Congress are speaking out ahead of their return to Capitol Hill tomorrow.

First off, Republican Congressman Steve King, who said ending DACA needs to happen now and not be delayed, called the news “Republican suicide”:

Florida Republican Ileana Ros-Lehtinen slammed the President and took a swipe at his “great heart”:

The majority of congressional reaction thus far has come from Democrats tearing into this decision:

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