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President Trump Declares DACA "Dead"

April 02, 2018 - 7:37 am
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The future of the so called Dreamers is in doubt this morning...after a series of tweets Easter morning from President Trump.

President Trump continued his tirade against Mexico and Democrats, declaring that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program was "dead."

"DACA is dead because the Democrats didn't care or act, and now everyone wants to get onto the DACA bandwagon... No longer works. Must build Wall and secure our borders with proper Border legislation. Democrats want No Borders, hence drugs and crime!" the President tweeted on Monday morning. 

The President's new comments on Monday followed his tweets on Easter Sunday where he lambasted Mexico for its inaction on stopping the flow of people and drugs into the United States. 

It's not clear what precipitated the President's comments yesterday. But he has said in the past that he supports a path to citizenship for the 'Dreamers.'

Read more from CBS News.