Democrats must embrace DREAMers or face doom, says secret left-wing memo

Article subtitle: 
Now we know just how important DACA recipients are to the Left’s plans for the country
Article author: 
Matthew Vadum
Article publisher: 
Capital Research Center
Article date: 
21 January 2018
Article category: 
National News
Article Body: 
A secret strategy memo from the Left’s most influential think tank warns that Democrats face electoral oblivion unless they immediately double-down on their support for the young illegal immigrants known as the DREAMers....
The unearthing of the memo from former Hillary Clinton campaign operatives at the Center for American Progress (CAP) may help to explain the impassioned, false sense of urgency of left-wing nonprofit groups to have the plight of the approximately 700,000 beneficiaries of former President Obama’s constitutionally dubious Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program decided soon and with finality.
... Despite the high-pressure salesmanship coming from the Left and its allies in the media, there is no imminent legislative emergency because President Trump gave Congress until this March to resolve the issue.
The memo originates from the Center for American Progress Action Fund, the 501(c)(4) lobbying arm of 501(c)(3) CAP. It was co-authored by CAP Action Fund President Jennifer Palmieri and Executive Director Navin Nayak. Palmieri was communications director for Clinton’s 2016 campaign, while Nayak was its opinion research director. CAP is funded by George Soros and other members of the left-wing philanthropic elite...
DREAMers are a “critical component of the Democratic Party’s future electoral success,” according to the memo dated Jan. 8.
Shielding DACA beneficiaries from enforced removal is so important to the left-wing agenda that Democrats have to “refuse to offer any votes for Republican spending bills that do not offer a fix for Dreamers and instead appropriate funds to deport them.”
“The fight to protect Dreamers is not only a moral imperative, it is also a critical component of the Democratic Party’s future electoral success,” states Palmieri’s memo....


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