"Is a deal on DACA slipping away? Congress is weeks away from two crucial deadlines. On February 8, it will once again hit a government funding cliff; as part of the deal to extend the debt ceiling made earlier this month, Mitch McConnell pledged to bring an immigration bill to the floor no later than that date. If no deal is reached in February, March 5 looms large — that’s the deadline that Trump set for action when he terminated the Deferred Action for Child Arrivals program in September. If no deal is reached by March 5, deportations could begin," Alex Shephard of New Republic wrote.There are four pillars to President Trumps plan. A pathway for the DACA critters, increased border security, end to chain migration, and merit-based immigration.
That all sounds reasonable to most people, but the Democrats are balking. It shows that they're not serious about fixing the immigration problem.