As Lieu took the floor, he brought up a large photo of immigrant children who had been taken from their parents and placed into a detention facility - and he proceeded to tear apart President Donald Trump's immigration policies.
Trump urged Republican lawmakers on Friday to drop their efforts to pass comprehensive immigration legislation until after the November congressional elections, flip-flopping on his appeal earlier in the week for Congress to act soon.
He accused Democratic members with "just playing games" and having "no intention" of helping Republicans "to solves this decades old problem".
Trump called for Republicans to "stop wasting their time" until more are elected into office this coming November.
Trump struck similar notes Thursday, when he tweeted, "What is the objective of the House doing good immigration bills when you need 9 votes by Democrats in the Senate, and the Dems are only looking to Obstruct (which they feel is good for them in the Mid-Terms)".
House Republicans will no longer vote on immigration legislation Friday after struggling to win enough support for a compromise proposal supported by President Trump and House leadership. But, after the first vote series of the day Thursday, it became clear that rank-and-file members were a mix of confused and uncomfortable with what they knew about the compromise bill.
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Xhaka curled the ball through traffic to tie the game at 1-1, and Ivanovic suddenly became a very unpopular man on social media. Xhaka, whose 52rd-minute piledriver set up the Swiss comeback, also made the "double eagle" gesture after his goal.
The charade began last month, when a group of vulnerable House Republicans chose to try to force a vote on a clean DREAM Act (i.e., legislation that gave a pathway to citizenship for Dreamers without funding Trump's wall or slashing legal immigration).
Republican leaders, however, say they are still aiming for a vote next week, with negotiations planned for this weekend.
A measure backed by conservative legislators failed on Thursday. Hours later Republican leaders postponed final voting on what was billed as a compromise immigration package until next week as negotiators made a last-ditch push for support. "Permanently separated", Trump said, seeking to cast a contrast between grieving families and the crisis on the border that has captured the nation's attention and prompted his administration to hastily craft an executive order.
The reversal left a host of unanswered questions, including where the government will house all newly detained migrants in an already overcrowded system, and precisely how parents and children would be kept together. He's frustrated with Congress and the media, particularly after the flop of the GOP's health care overhaul a year ago, which made him wary of fully embracing legislation before it passes.
Rather than be separated from his children, "I said, 'better that we head back to my country, '" said Castillo.
No one - not even the hardest of the immigration hardliners - can listen to the audio of the young kids crying and not be reminded that they are the real victims here, and the ones who really need our protection. "That's all we need", Curbelo said.
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The Senate, though, does "like their traditions", but "they aren't getting anything done", said McCaul.
The Pentagon has begun drawing up plans to house as many as 20,000 migrants in United States military bases, and Immigration and Customs Enforcement is looking into creating 15,000 beds, but officials have given conflicting explanations on whether they would be for children or for families.
GOP lawmakers emerged from a lengthy closed-door meeting in the US Capitol late Thursday saying more work was needed.
And a government official said 500 of the 2,300 children separated under Mr Trump's policy had been reunited.
But Trump's tweet, said Rep. Patrick T. McHenry (R-N.C.), "is very much in reality on the difficulties of immigration reform, and it also is the reality given the partisan nature of our current environment in a political year".
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Under the Obama administration, such families were usually referred for civil deportation proceedings, not requiring separation. It's also unclear what will happen to the children already separated. "It needs to be stopped immediately".