UPDATED 10:20 AM PT – Sat. January 20, 2017
Senate Republicans say the immigration debate will happen on February 8th, bringing a legislative fix for DACA to the floor.
Arizona Senator Jeff Flake said Senate Majority Leader Mitch Mcconnell agreed to add the legislation to the upper chamber’s agenda.
The Gang of Six bill recently rejected by President Trump may be revived as a part of the negotiations.
Senator Lindsey Graham also confirmed the February date, saying the bill would be debated with an open amendment process.
Congress has until March to pass legislation affecting the 800,000 young illegal immigrants.