White House: Trump supports GOP leaders’ immigration bill

  • Chris Olson, 31, of Lake Wallenpaupack, Pa., holds a sign outside near Lackawanna College where U.S. Attorney Jeff Sessions spoke on immigration policy and law enforcement actions, Friday, June 15, 2018, in Scranton, Pa. (Butch Comegys/The Times-Tribune via AP)

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump ignited eleventh-hour confusion Friday over Republican efforts to push immigration legislation through the House, saying he wouldn’t sign a “moderate” package. The White House later walked back the comments, formally endorsing the measure and saying Trump had been confused.