Republicans faced growing opposition to their bill despite last-minute lobbying from President Trump and decided prior to an emergency closed-door meeting with rank-and-file members to postpone the vote until Friday, according to a House GOP aide.
The House also rejected a hard-line bill that included deep cuts to legal immigration and offered only temporary protection for “dreamers.”
The dramatic about-face comes just one day after President Trump signed an executive order ending his administration’s widely denounced practice of separating families apprehended at the Mexico border.
Their first attempt to get to Florida had ended in the headlights of a Border Patrol truck on a South Texas ranch. Arrested among the 50,924 migrants in April, the released couple would make a second attempt with the same smuggler as their American jobs waited.
The tech giant that has become infamous for its high-pressure workloads has accused a former Gigafactory worker who says he's a whistleblower of being a potential mass shooter, but the local sheriff's office found no "credible threat."
The company said an investigation found that Brian Krzanich had violated its non-fraternization rules that apply "to all managers.“ Robert Swan, Intel’s chief financial officer, will serve as interim chief executive.