The shifting decisions and infighting at the Capital.
Until recently, I was truly desirous of the Democrats working with this president and fellow republicans colleagues, even if it meant that Democrats would have to cave by giving the president a win with funds for his Wall in order to pass real immigration reform.
My thinking hardened when the republican President Donald Trump chose to blow up a bi-partisan plan worked on by Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Senator Lindsey Graham and 4 others, to fix the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program and other immigration issues, at a Thursday morning meeting (1/11/18). Senators Durbin and Graham were prepared to present their proposals, but the president chose to renege on earlier commitments by referring to Haiti, El Salvador and African countries as shxtholes,
I had been one of those foolish to believe the president when he held an earlier meeting with congressional lawmakers on 1/9/18, to work on…
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