Reader: Time for Congress to take action - 01-15


For the past two years until last week, Republicans controlled the House, the Senate and the Presidency. Senators Graham-R and Durban-D fashioned a bipartisan bill which would have provided funding for the wall along our southern border as well as protections for those children whose parents brought them into this country illegally, DACA. The president, after initially agreeing to this, changed his mind. The impetus to find a bipartisan solution was abandoned. While the wall did get talked about, that was mostly as a rallying cry at Trump events. No more real effort went into the subject.