News You Need to Know | Washington Week

News You Need to Know

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Rachael Bade, Heather Caygle, John Bresnahan
POLITICO
House Republicans spent weeks crafting a “compromise” immigration bill slated to hit the House floor Thursday — one that tracks with President Donald Trump’s call to beef up border security and shield Dreamers from deportation. But the only question going into the big vote is how badly it fails.
Peter Baker, Katie Rogers
The New York Times
President Trump has railed against undocumented immigrants in recent days, branding many of them “murderers and thieves” who want to “infest our country.” Not long ago, he referred to them as “animals,” although he insisted he meant only those who join a violent gang.
Jennifer Jacobs, Margaret Talev
Bloomberg
U.S. President Donald Trump is planning to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin during Trump’s visit to Europe next month, according to two people familiar with the matter.