In context: “Dreamers” and background checks

Republican Congressman Steve King said the term "Dreamers" is a euphemism in the immigration debate and includes even people who haul drugs across the border. In an attention-getting CNN interview, King said he doesn’t favor giving protected status to "Dreamers," the nickname from immigration advocates for young people brought to the United States as children and who remain here illegally. The term itself, King said, is "sympathetic." Alisyn Camerota, New Day co-host, asked King on Dec. 8 if Dreamers would be deported under the incoming administration, noting that President-elect Donald Trump recently sounded more open to their cause in an … >>More stories from National


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