Tag: DACA

Democrats Name Aug. 1 Deadline for House Immigration Bill

Democrats, led by Sen. Charles Schumer of N.Y., have given House Republicans a deadline to pass immigration reform: Aug. 1. If Congress does not...

Renewing DACA

It has now been a year and a half since the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program went into effect. The first work...

Information on Scholarships Open to Undocumented Students

It’s hard enough for most of us to pay for higher education, it’s even more difficult for young undocumented students, who are more likely...

Only 1% of DACA Cases Have Been Denied

A new study from the Brookings Institution shows that only 1% of those applying for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) have been denied....

Immigrants Who Have Not Finished High School Can Qualify for DACA...

A year after the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program began, less than half of those potentially eligible for it have applied. Although many...

We Need to Expand DACA

Last year’s announcement of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program by President Obama helped energize the movement for Comprehensive Immigration Reform. DACA...

DACA: One Year Later

https://youtu.be/bQdhKGyI5S4 Since being introduced by President Obama a year ago, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program has helped more than 400,000 young immigrants...

New App Helps Young Immigrants Apply for DACA

Our phones have become an essential part of our daily lives, helping us stay connected with family and friends and connecting us to a...

A DREAMer Talks About Life After DACA

Last year, President Obama signed into law the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which gave temporary legal status to undocumented youth in the...

A Visit to Long Island’s “San Quemeiro” Beach

During his childhood in the 1980s, Univision News writer Arturo Conde remembers traveling with his family—who had emigrated from the Galicia region of Spain—to...

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