Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb (R) signed a bill into law Wednesday to allow recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to obtain licenses in more than 70 professions, such as nursing, architecture, and cosmetology. The move comes one month after the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency (PLA) added questions about citizenship status to […]
The United States Supreme Court is forcing the state of Arizona to continue issuing driver’s licenses to so-called Dreamers after refusing to hear a state challenge to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (Daca) programme that protects hundreds of thousands of young immigrants who came to the United States illegally as children. Show More Summary
Republicans are stumbling toward an omnibus spending deal. It’s unlikely to include a fix for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. President Trump at some level knows this is a catastrophe that may turn out Democrats in November, but he’d prefer to blame Democrats. He tweeted on Monday: “The Democrats do not want […]
WITH a brief order on February 26th, the Supreme Court dealt a blow to Donald Trump’s plans to rescind Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA.
A federal court orders the government to reinstate DACA status that it unlawfully revoked without due process. As part of its anti-immigrant agenda, the Trump administration has been revoking Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals grants...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump set a deadline of March 5 for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, but the Supreme Court gave everyone more time.
Little over a week before the programme is scheduled to expire, the United States Supreme Court has declined to review a federal judge's order that the Trump administration must continue the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) programme. Show More Summary
The Supreme Court said on Monday that it will stay out of the dispute concerning the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program for now, meaning the Trump administration may not be able to end the program March 5 as planned. TheShow More Summary
The Supreme Court announced on Monday that it will not hear — at least for the time being — a case challenging the legality of Donald Trump’s decision to wind down the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (“DACA”) program. DACA is an Obama era initiative allowing hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants who came to the United […]
President Donald Trump excoriated congressional Democrats on Friday, accusing them of abandoning young people in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
The Senate failed to reach an agreement on multiple plans for border security and solutions to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program on Thursday. As House Republicans move forward with their immigration bill, senators are...Show More Summary
The Senate's actions Thursday leave Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients, often called "Dreamers," without a safety net. The post ‘Whoever Gets to 60 Wins’: Senate Plays Games With the Lives of Immigrants appeared first on Rewire.
As the White House issues threats to veto an immigration bill to protect the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, the Fourth Circuit became the second appellate court to strike down President Trump’s third travel ban. The ACLU, which has repeatedly challenged Trump’s bans declared in a written statement: President Trump’s third illegal attempt […]
A bipartisan group of 16 senators — led by independent Angus King of Maine and Republican Mike Rounds of South Dakota — has proposed the latest potential fix to the congressional stalemate over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals...Show More Summary
On September 5th, 2017, the Trump administration denounced the further implementation of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and called for its revocation in 6 months. Opponents quickly voiced their concerns towards the unjust decree. Now, the deadline is near and a heightened urgency to act is imperative. To encourage advocacy and help legislators understand […]
A second federal judge has blocked President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, dealing another blow to the president’s efforts to end protections for nearly 700,000 undocumented young people who came to the U.S. as children.
A second federal judge Tuesday has temporarily blocked the Trump administration from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Judge Nicholas G. Garaufis of the US District Court for the Eastern District of New YorkShow More Summary
A second federal judge has blocked President Donald Trump's decision to wind down the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which shields young unauthorized immigrants from deportation. A judge made a similar decision lastShow More Summary
Yes, it was gratifying to see House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) literally speak truth to power for eight hours on Wednesday in defense of the beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Pelosi’s words were surely scorned by the soulless forces who control the GOP, but those who recognize the repugnance of... Read more »
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Thursday that service members in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program will not be deported, other than a few exceptions. “We would always stand by one of our people,” Mattis told reporters. He added that the only...