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And you shouldn’t. Approx. 1:30 min. Written and produced by Meredith Bragg and Austin...

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Associated Press NewsBreak: US Weighs Curbing Deportations

Posted by on Apr 21, 2014

By Erica Werner The Associated Press has learned that Homeland Security Secretary Jeh (Jay)...

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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) – FAQ

Posted by on Apr 21, 2014

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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) – FAQ

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Q1: Who can apply for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) renewal?
A1: Only an applicant who has been approved for DACA and continues to meet the requirements may submit a renewal request. The person must also meet certain requirements. For example:

  • The person could NOT have left the United States on or before August 15, 2012 without having been granted Advance Parole
  • Remained continuously in the United States since the time of the initial Deferred Action request to the present
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Associated Press NewsBreak: US Weighs Curbing Deportations

By Erica Werner

The Associated Press has learned that Homeland Security Secretary Jeh (Jay) Johnson is considering limiting deportations of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally but without serious criminal records. On President Barack Obama’s orders, Johnson is conducting a politically charged review of U.S. deportation policy.

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Obama’s Two Million Deportations and the “Criminal Alien” Boogeyman

On April 5th, on a national day of action against deportation, the New York Times editorial board took a stand against the record numbers of people deported under the Obama administration. The paper called on the President to extend deferred action protections to parents of Dreamers and citizen children, to end Secure Communities and other programs that enlist local law enforcement as immigration agents, and to end the immigration detention bed quota that results in over 30,000 immigrants locked up every day. The New York Times later followed up with a story called, “More Deportations Follow Minor Crimes, Records Show,” detailing that the majority of so-called “criminal aliens” deported by the Obama administration have committed nothing worse than immigration or traffic violations.

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