But the White House is disputing the details.

Democratic congressional leaders Nancy Pelosi, and Chuck Schumer left a dinner with President Donald Trump on Wednesday night saying they had struck a deal on the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program: they’d enshrine DACA, which protects certain undocumented immigrants who came to the US in their youth from deportation, into law. In exchange, Trump would get some kind of border security funding — but not funds for a border wall.

Then shortly after, the White House disputed the story — at least in part.

Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders tweeted that “excluding the wall was certainly not agreed to.”

While DACA and border security were both discussed, excluding the wall was certainly not agreed to.

— Sarah Sanders (@PressSec) September 14, 2017

In a joint statement after the meeting, Pelosi and Schumer said they had had “a very productive meeting at…

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