- Raul Reyes: Trump raises hopes he's interested in immigration reform, then dashes them in his speech to Congress
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Raul A. Reyes is an attorney and member of the USA Today board of contributors and writes frequently for CNN Opinion. The views expressed here are solely his.
(CNN)Call it the great immigration fake-out. On Tuesday, President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House that he was interested in helping pass an immigration reform bill, provided there was "compromise on both sides." CNN reported that Trump was interested in a bill that could grant legal status to millions of undocumented immigrants.