The Latest: Trump says it's up to Dems to protect 'Dreamers'
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on immigration legislation in Congress (all times local):
President Donald Trump says it's up to Democrats to decide whether to extend protections for young immigrants living in the country illegally.
Trump is ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, which lets young immigrants known as "Dreamers" temporarily live and work in the U.S.
On Monday, Trump said he never wanted to tie budget talks to the Dreamers debate and now that the budget has been proposed, "we start very serious DACA talks today."
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