Chuck Schumer

Trump criticizes federal judge blocking him on immigration

Trump criticizes federal judge blocking him on immigration

President Donald Trump lashed out Wednesday at a federal judge who's temporarily blocked him from ending protections for nearly 800,000 young immigrants. The Senate's top Democrat said that despite the ruling, lawmakers and the White House must drive toward a bipartisan deal that would permanently shield them from deportation.

The remarks by Trump and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., came a day after the president and top lawmakers used a White House meeting to agree to pursue a pact that would protect those immigrants and bolster border security.

Talks seemed likely to continue Wednesday, and Trump's comments seemed more a reaction against judicial limitations on...

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