Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Archives - Crux



  • Federal relief leaves out DACA students

    Federal relief leaves out DACA students

    • Apr 23, 2020

    The U.S. Department of Education said federal financial relief for coronavirus for higher education is meant for U.S. citizens, prompting protests from students enrolled in colleges and universities under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA.

  • DACA recipients undaunted moments before visiting Congress

    DACA recipients undaunted moments before visiting Congress

    • Nov 19, 2019

    Three young adults of the estimated 700,000 with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals status remain undaunted after years of little to no action on their behalf in Congress and the courts, including the Nov. 12 Supreme Court hearing that could permit the Trump administration to cancel the program.

  • Divided Supreme Court seems unsure about DACA’s fate

    Divided Supreme Court seems unsure about DACA’s fate

    • Nov 13, 2019

    In a high-stakes issue before the Supreme Court Nov. 12, it was not clear how the justices will ultimately resolve the fate of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA.

  • Catholics mobilize as deadline looms on shield for young immigrants

    Catholics mobilize as deadline looms on shield for young immigrants

    • Aug 18, 2017

    As a Sept. 5 deadline nears for a demand issued by ten state attorneys general to the Trump administration to scrap a law that provides protection from deportation and work permits for the children of undocumented immigrants, Catholic leaders across the country are mobilizing in defense of DACA, the “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals” program, as well as Temporary Protected Status (TPS).