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Bipartisan immigration bill surfaces, Trump knocks it down

Feb 05, 2018 - Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) - A bipartisan immigration proposal has surfaced in the Senate, only to be quickly knocked down by President Donald Trump via Twitter on Monday.

Republican Sen. John McCain and Democratic Sen. Chris Coons planned to propose legislation Monday that would shield from deportation immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally as children, known as "Dreamers."

They've been helped by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, created by former President Barack...