FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a formal signing ceremony for the U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement at the White House in Washington, October 7, 2019. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said Congress could step in to protect so called “Dreamers” if the U.S. Supreme Court moves to end the program for hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the country illegally.
“Republicans and Democrats will have a deal to let them stay in our country, in very short order,” Trump tweeted. The nation’s top court is set this term to review the Trump administration’s bid to end the Obama-era program..
Reporting by Susan Heavey; Editing by Alison Williams