Sunday, January 22, 2017

Uncertain Times - Part 2

Yesterday, we ran a post from a news report indicating that incoming President Trump - in an off-hand remark to a Democratic senator - indicated that so-called DREAM students would not be targeted for deportation.*

Today, there is an opposite report in the Sacramento Bee:

Young immigrants currently protected from deportation will be quickly removed from the country by President Donald Trump’s plan to boost deportations, even if the new president doesn’t target them directly, according to a former senior immigration official in the Obama administration.
Democratic leaders and advocates within the immigration community are bracing for Trump on Monday to eliminate several of Obama’s executive actions on immigration, including the deferred action program, known as DACA, that protects an estimated 750,000 immigrants brought here illegally as children...

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