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Trump blames DACA deal delay on Democrats: 'Too bad!'

President Trump's reported reference to Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations as "shithole countries" during an immigration meeting with senators Thursday has derailed further immigration talks concerning Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), which addresses the situation of immigrants illegally brought to the United States as children. But Trump on Saturday placed blame for the delay on Democrats, casting doubt on their aims:

Trump's morning posts also included two very similar tweets touting the strength of the stock market and the move of Fiat Chrysler jobs from Mexico to Michigan. One of the tweets, presumably published in error, was soon deleted. In between his immigration comments, Trump simply tweeted, "AMERICA FIRST!"