TITLE

Has Ted Cruz Forgotten Where He Came From?

AUTHOR(S)
CASARES, CINDY
PUB. DATE
September 2014
SOURCE
Texas Observer: A Journal of Free Voices;Sep2014, Vol. 106 Issue 9, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author criticizes U.S. Senator Ted Cruz for prodding congressional Republicans into voting for a heartless immigration bill that would reverse President Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. She says that moderate Republicans got annoyed because the bill replaced a compromise measure that would have allotted federal funds to deal with the influx of immigrants from Central America. She also mentioned policies that protect immigrants from deportation.
ACCESSION #
97760622

 

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