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Senator Durbin’s Statement on Today’s Bipartisan Immigration Meeting at White House

Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—January 9, 2018

By: Rosemary Piser

Following today’s bipartisan immigration meeting held at the White House, Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) released the following statement:

"The President and every member of Congress in that room agreed on the urgent need to fix this DACA crisis now. Republicans laid out their four priorities, and Democrats laid out ours: the Dream Act. The next step is for bipartisan negotiators, who have already been working for months, to immediately reach an agreement that can pass both chambers and be signed into law by January 19th."

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