In a first for California, the state has appointed an undocumented immigrant, attorney and immigrant rights activist Lizbeth Mateo, to a statewide post.
Recipients of protection from deportation under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program are not target groups for arrest or deportation and should continue to file renewal requests, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said Wednesday.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday morning rejected stories about chaos in his White House and also ripped Democrats’ “total inaction” on immigration reform.
President Donald Trump on Monday put pressure on House and Senate Democrats to strike a deal on the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, saying they “don’t care” about DACA and questioning why they have not reached an agreement with Republicans.
A federal judge ruled Tuesday that DACA participants are likely to succeed in their challenge to President Donald Trump’s ending of the program, temporarily blocking the Trump administration from ending it.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday pushed Congress toward passing immigration reform that includes a legislative replacement for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program before its imminent deadline.