Donald Trump, Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer DACA deal no cause for alarm — yet


President Donald Trump reportedly has struck a DACA deal with Sen. Chuck Schumer and Rep. Nancy Pelosi. And already, the left is crowing, the right is gasping, and the media is spinning madly.

But let’s lower the eyebrows for a moment and take a breath. Since when do Schumer and Pelosi tell the truth?

Since when is a president of one party who sits down with congressional leadership of another party committing a cardinal political sin?

Under a different president, it’d be praised as bipartisanship.

But if media headlines are correct, the deal the trio forged goes like this: Trump will protect the 800,000 or so DACA illegals currently in-country — and, in return, Schumer and Pelosi will not fund the border wall.

Really? That hardly seems Trump-like to give away the baby with the bathwater.

As the New York Daily News noted: “The top House and Senate Democrats announced an immigration reform package Wednesday that will protect Dreamers and provide border security. … The agreement does not include funding for Trump’s long-promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. It doesn’t protect 800,000 immigrants, known as Dreamers, who were brought illegally to the U.S. as children.”

Quick sidenote: They’re only called Dreamers by the amnesty-loving crowd. The rest of America calls them illegals — which, of course, they are. They came to America on the pen- and phone-backed arrogance of the former president, Barack Obama, who bypassed Congress to create an amnesty door — a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals measure — for supposed little innocent children who didn’t even know they were illegals. It’s their parents’ fault — so why should they see their lives upended? That’s the logic of the left, anyway.

And here’s the logical answer of the sane: Because they’re illegal. Because they have no right to citizenship or citizenship privileges. Because granting amnesty to those who are here illegally only sends the message to those…

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