Coverage of The DREAM Act and Immigration Reform From Campus Progress
Meet some of the DC-area undocumented youth who will qualify for a reprieve under the Obama administration’s new policy.
Arizona’s Gov. Jan Brewer denies public benefits to undocumented youth public benefits who might benefit from the deferred action, defying the WH and possibly federal and state laws too, say experts.
Posted Thursday, August 16, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman
Today, hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants can start applying for two year stays and temporary work permits under President Barack Obama’s deferred action initiative. Find out what you need to know.
Posted Wednesday, August 15, 2012 by Eduardo Garcia
Campus Progress’ Eduardo Garcia will join forces with hundreds of young activists from the U.S. and other countries to talk strategy, at this weekend’s Student Power Convergence.
Lawmakers Durbin and Guitierrez discuss the Deferred Action for DREAMers, and announce their event on August 15 at Navy Pier in Chicago to inform undocumented youth on “deferred action” eligibility, implementation, and next steps.
Posted Monday, August 6, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman