Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo said on Monday that people in the state eligible for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, renewals need not worry about the fee, reports CNN. Read moreLinking Blogs | Comments
The historic civil rights organization NAACP has joined in the legal action against Donald Trump over his cowardly decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, “ alleging that Trump violated due process,...Show More Summary
By October 5, roughly 150,000 young undocumented immigrants across the country, known as Dreamers, have to come up with $495 to renew their two-year work and study permits under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. On Monday, Rhode Island’s Democratic governor Gina Raimondo announced that no Dreamers in her state will have to pay that fee. After […]
Six California beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program sued the Trump administration Monday for rescinding protections for young immigrants without legal status. In the 46-page suit filed in U.S. District Court in San Francisco just after midnight, the so-called Dreamers...
President Trump’s announcement that he would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, pending further action from Congress, has once again pushed immigration into the political debate. That debate —whether it is about undocumented immigrants or about the 800,000 “dreamers” who have taken advantage of DACA — largely focuses on the lives and experiences […]
BY SUHAS GONDI The Trump administration’s recent announcement to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program has instilled fear and outrage in communities across the country. As a medical student with friends and classmates with DACA status, I am particularly disappointed in the poor and compassionless judgment of our nation’s leader. I fear
There is a fierce urgency as Donald Trump and Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III have announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and advocates continue to fight to bring a clean DREAM Act up for a vote in Congress. Show More Summary
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday that allowing unauthorized immigrants who are protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to lawfully stay in the US does not count as "amnesty." Sanders...Show More Summary
A federal judge in Brooklyn urged the Trump administration to push back its deadline for immigrants to renew their coverage under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, and cited the president's own tweets as proof that Trump didn't seem interested in an immediate end to the program. [ more › ]
POPE FRANCIS suggested this week that he was confused by President Donald Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) programme, which has shielded nearly 800,000 young people who entered America illegally, as children, from deportation.
Sometimes, politicians ask the right questions. During a White House dinner Wednesday night over discussion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, a protective act put in place by President Obama to keep "Dreamers" safe fromShow More Summary
Conservative commentator Ann Coulter took to Twitter on Thursday, speaking out against President Trump’s apparent support for ‘Dreamers,’ the individuals protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program. She...Show More Summary
Campaign Action In joining California, Maryland, and Minnesota to sue Donald Trump over his cowardly decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, Maine Attorney General Janet Mills said sending young immigrants ...Show More Summary
Former Tea Party U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-IL) went ballistic during an MSNBC interview on Thursday after learning that President Donald Trump may have cut a deal with Democrats over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that doesn’t include money to build a border wall with...
President Donald Trump and Democrats appear to have agreed on a framework for a legislative replacement for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals—the Obama-era program that shielded nearly 800,000 undocumented immigrants from the threat...Show More Summary
CONGRESS MUST PASS THE DREAM ACT TO PROTECT DACA RECIPIENTS: As Donald Trump continues erratic behavior and messaging on vital Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Congress must act to pass DREAM Act. The DACA program has allowed hundreds of thousands of young people who were brought to the U.S. Show More Summary
To the editor: The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival program, enacted in 2012 by President Obama’s executive order and also known as DACA, gave hope to hundreds of thousands of young immigrants brought to this country by their parents in search of a better life. DACA was an interim solution...
Lou Dobbs and Sean Hannity sounded downright devastated. Donald Trump on Wednesday struck an agreement with House and Senate minority leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) that did not include funding for the president’s famed border wall, according to a statement released by the Democratic leaders. Show More Summary
President Trump on Thursday denied that a deal was reached with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi over DACA, or the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
In announcing President Trump’s decision to roll back the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions cited the safety and jobs of American citizens and the need for a “system of immigration that serves the national interest.” In the past, Sessions said, failing to...