Ted Cruz cast lone vote against advancing 'Dreamer' legislation


WASHINGTON – Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz stood alone Monday in voting against a GOP motion to end debate on a new immigration proposal that could resolve the standoff over "Dreamers."
The 97-1 vote dramatized the Texas Republican's hardline stance against President Donald Trump's proposal to grant a path to citizenship for as many as 1.8 million young immigrants brought into the country illegally as children.
Cruz has frequently derided as "amnesty" any plan that confers legal status or citizenship on people living in the country illegally.
"I do not believe we should... read more

 
12 February 2018 in Politics, Views: 27
Source: Chron
 


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