Kamala Harris’s Immigration Gamble
Kamala Harris’s immigration gamble
Last week, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) laid down a marker that’s been lost in the intervening crush of news but could prove enormously important in December. She became the first Senate Democrat to publicly vow to oppose any government funding bill unless Congress takes action to protect the 700,000 DREAMers rendered newly vulnerable by President Donald Trump.
“I will not vote for an end-of-year spending bill until we are clear about what we are going to do to protect and take care of our DACA young people in this country,” Harris said at a press conference. “Each day in the life …