DACA

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Some Connecticut recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, say they still worry about their futures. That’s even though a federal judge ordered the Trump administration to restart the program that it canceled last year.

Long Island Teen, 21, Imagines Life Without DACA

Oct 5, 2017
Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP

Last month, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, also known as DACA.

Jose Luis Magana / AP

There has been a renewed push in Congress to pass the DREAM Act, which would offer a path to citizenship for undocumented youth. Congressman Tom Suozzi of Long Island is one of the 199 co-sponsors on the bill. He spoke at a press conference in Huntington on Monday.

Lori Mack / WNPR

Connecticut U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal held an emergency hearing in New Haven Monday. The purpose was to gather testimony on the impact of President Trump’s immigration policies.

Hans Pennink / AP

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will lead a federal lawsuit to stop President Trump’s plan to rescind the DACA program for young immigrants.

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