Trump’s vow to overturn DACA could cost US billions: report

By Rebecca Savransky President-elect Donald Trump’s plans to overturn President Obama’s executive order protecting illegal immigrants brought to the U.S. as children could cost the country tens of billions of dollars, according to a new study. If the executive order...

Immigrant advocates warn DACA, “dreamers” not to travel outside U.S. during Trump inauguration

By Todd Walker DENVER, Colo. – There’s a new warning for undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States as children. An immigrant advocacy group says they should not travel outside of the country around the time President-Elect Donald Trump is...

Senators move to protect ‘Dreamers’

By Jordain Carney A bipartisan pair of senators is filing legislation that would extend legal status for undocumented immigrants brought into the country as children. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) rolled out legislation on Friday to try to provide an...

Fearing Trump crackdown, “dreamers” advised to end travel

By Claudia Torrens NEW YORK — Immigrants who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children, but were protected from deportation by President Barrack Obama, are being warned by some advocates to make sure they are not traveling abroad when Donald Trump is sworn in as president on...

Trump Appears to Soften on Deporting Thousands of Young Immigrants

By Amy Chozick WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald J. Trump on Wednesday appeared to soften his stance on whether to deport the more than 700,000 young people who entered the country illegally as children and were permitted to stay by President Obama. “We’re going to work...

DACA recipients, immigrants fear for their future

By: JESSICA FORMOSO NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) – Donald Trump’s presidential victory has left thousands of undocumented immigrants facing an uncertain future. Some who are currently protected may not be once the new administration takes office. 21-year-old Antonio Alarcon...

Immigrants Who Came to U.S. as Children Fear Deportation Under Trump

By JULIA PRESTON and JENNIFER MEDINA Brought to the United States from Venezuela as a toddler, Carlos Roa was among the first young undocumented immigrants to be protected from deportation under a program President Obama set up in 2012 by executive action. Since then Mr. Roa, now...

DOJ denied last chance to save Obama’s immigration programs

By Lydia Wheeler The Department of Justice lost its last chance Monday to save President’s Obama’s immigration programs. Without any explanation, the Supreme Court decided not to rehear the administration’s appeal of a lower court order blocking the president’s attempt to shield...

New Front Opens In Ongoing Legal Battle Over Obama’s Immigration Actions

By Tierney Sneed In a not unexpected move, immigrant advocates filed a lawsuit Thursday taking on a federal court ruling that blocked President Obama’s 2014 executive actions providing deportation relief to certain undocumented immigrants. The lawsuit argues that the...

What It’s Like To Be College-Bound And Worried About Your Immigration Status

Mayte Lara Ibarra and Larissa Martinez had just finished their senior year of high school when they each decided to go public with their immigration status. Both Texas students came to the U.S. illegally, and they didn’t want to keep that fact a secret any longer. Ibarra...
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