Graham: Stephen Miller makes immigration deal impossible

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Mr Graham's attack on Mr Miller comes just weeks after he defended the President from media criticism, telling CNN in December: "What concerns me about the American press is this endless, endless attempt to label the guy as some kind of kook not fit to be president".

It isn't President Donald Trump, and it isn't White House Chief of Staff Gen. John Kelly. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Sunday after Graham said WH staff was making a deal on immigration "very hard".

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"As an aide on Capitol Hill, he was a behind-the-scenes architect of the successful effort to kill comprehensive immigration reform in 2014", Politico wrote in a lengthy 2016 profile of Miller. Miller's far-right views, specifically on immigration, are well-known.

"Every time we have a proposal it is only yanked back by staff members", Graham told reporters.

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DACA, the program protecting illegal immigrants brought to the U.S.as children, expires in March, but the agreement for reopening the government hinged on promises from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring a bill to the Senate floor dealing with it and other immigration matters, if no deal is struck by February 8.

"As long as Steven Miller is in charge of negotiating immigration we are going no where", the SC lawmaker said.

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Miller, who was recently escorted off the CNN set after losing his cool at of "State of the Union" host Jape Tapper during an interview, is believed to be an integral part of the Islamophobic team in the Trump administration that drafted the Muslim travel ban.

Senator Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican who has played a leading role in mediating the dispute, repeatedly blamed Trump's staff on Sunday for complicating talks. "A lot worse", Graham said, according to The New York Times.

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Kelly regularly told members of Congress in meetings that he was the reason Trump didn't sooner end former President Barack Obama's program for the Dreamers, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the former official said. He's here to push the president's agenda like everybody in this building. In 2013, he helped scuttle a proposal while he worked as a staffer for then-Sen.

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