Republicans Are Happy Trump Ended DACA. They’re Less Sure About Deporting DREAMers

After learning that President Trump is working with Democratic congressional leaders on codifying the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, furious Trump supporters burned their Make America Great Again hats. Fox News’ Sean Hannity tweeted that “@POTUS needs to stay the course and keep his promises or it’s over.” And in response to a Trump tweet about allowing DREAMers to stay in the country, conservative commentator Ann Coulter tweeted, “At this point, who DOESN’T want Trump impeached?”

All of this is to be expected — Trump was elected in part because of his strongly anti-immigration views. …

Multiple polls suggest that after Trump announced he was rescinding DACA, Republicans were happy with the decision. However, polling also indicates that Republicans aren’t certain what should happen to the program’s beneficiaries now. CONT.

Danielle Kurtzleben, NPR