California has filed a new lawsuit against the Trump administration challenging its decision to end the immigration program DACA.
5 that the Trump administration was ending DACA, albeit with a six-month delay to allow Congress to come up with legislation that would permanently protect the more than 800,000 young people who rely on the Obama-era initiative for relief from deportation. President Trump vowed to undo DACA.
The Dreamer Initiative will cover the $495 fee the government charges for permits that allow immigrants, brought here illegally as children, to work or attend school. DACA recipients will gradually lose their protection and become vulnerable to deportation as their permits expire.
"Providing a permanent legal solution for these individuals is both a moral imperative and a national necessity if our nation is to live up to the ideals we espouse", states a September 7 letter sent to Congress by 57 university presidents and chancellors, including University President Claire E. Sterk, urging legislators to act on immigration reform.
There are members of Congress who claim that former President Obama had "overstepped" his authority through creating DACA.
This is a hardline stance from Emory in support of DACA recipients.
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But, he added, referring to the Deferred Status for Childhood Arrivals (Daca) program cancelled by Trump last week: "Whether that is part of a Daca package or another, I'm not going to prejudge which package". The White Housesaid Trump will announce his decision Tuesday.
The Trump administration hasn't been shy about arresting and deporting unauthorized immigrants.
Napolitano said she hopes that Congress will pass a permanenent solution on immigration.
To be eligible, applicants must have arrived in the USA before they were 16 and lived here since June 15, 2007.
Middlebury supports undocumented and DACA-designated students throughout their time at all of our schools and programs.
"The government is [now] telling these young people that, as a country, we do not value their obvious worth, and that we intend to treat them no differently than a recent adult border crosser", she writes.