Trump far off track on birthright citizenshipWASHINGTON

Trump wants to end birthright citizenship in the U.S.

The extraordinary rebuke from Trump came one day after Ryan pushed back on the president's remarks on the issue, saying "you can not end birthright citizenship with an executive order". "Zero chance" he tweeted about the Court's odds to abolish the birthright citizenship.

President Donald Trump went after House Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday, saying one of the top Republican leaders in the President's party "knows nothing about" birthright citizenship and "should be focusing on holding the Majority" in the House of Representatives "rather than giving his opinions" on the issue.

A longtime proponent of comprehensive immigration reform, Graham would likely want to tie any effort to end birthright citizenship to major changes in immigration policy that could benefit illegal immigrants already living in-country, perhaps with a proposed "path to citizenship", or a long-term partial amnesty agreement. After I proposed that terrible bill, my wife Landra immediately sat me down and said, 'Harry, what are you doing, don't you know that my father is an immigrant?' She set me straight.

Schuck, of Yale, and colleague Rogers Smith of the University of Pennsylvania have argued since the mid-1980s that Congress can set the rules for providing citizenship to USA -born children of parents who came illegally.

One Republican member of Congress, frequent Trump ally Senator Lindsey Graham, said he would move to introduce legislation "along the same lines" as Trump's order. "So this isn't a new idea, nor is it one strictly within Donald Trump's head, nor is it one that is strictly a Republican issue or a Democrat issue". That's the case with President Trump's proposal to end "birthright citizenship" through an executive order.

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For Aberdeen , it's a chance for retribution for Celtic's invincible season. "We were outstanding in the second half". I personally don't know if it was as clear-cut as that as some of our players went hiding and were below par.

"You can not end birthright citizenship with an executive order", the Wisconsin Republican told a Kentucky radio station on Tuesday.

"The President can not erase the Constitution with an executive order, and the 14th Amendment's citizenship guarantee is clear", said Omar Jadwat, director of the ACLU's Immigrants' Rights Project.

Still, the threat of ending birthright citizenship amounts to another escalation in Trump's hardline approach to immigration, which has become his signature issue. "The 14th Amendment has been in the Constitution for 150 years".

The term refers to the automatic right to citizenship for children born in the USA, even to non-citizens. The President said during the interview that he has spoken with counsel about the legally dubious possibility.

"This has not been a serious debate other than in academic circles", said Napolitano. "It is not covered by the 14th Amendment because of the words 'subject to the jurisdiction thereof.' Many legal scholars agree".

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Trump is expected to do at least 10 rallies in the final stretch before Election Day, doubling up on rallies on many days. The political party numbers are broken down to: 1.29 million Republican voters and 1.23 million Democratic voters.

Some of Trump's previous immigration executive orders, including an attempt to bar entry to citizens from some Muslim-majority countries, came under legal scrutiny after a chaotic drafting process. We all cherish the language of the 14th Amendment. Former White House official Michael Anton argued in The Washington Post last July that the amendment is being misread.

He added that the phrase "and subject to the jurisdiction thereof" was added to the 14th Amendment to ensure that the child of anyone not subject to American jurisdiction isn't a legal citizen.

The country is facing a massive backlog of immigration cases - some 700,000 - and there are more and more families coming across the border from Central America - groups who can not be simply returned over the border.

Trump also dismissed suggestions that he was fearmongering with his increasingly aggressive immigration rhetoric, such as hi frequent references to a caravan of migrants heading north, including many destitute families, that is still hundreds of miles south of the US-Mexico border.

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