Friday, October 06, 2017
DACA / DREAM Act Update:
The Associated Press reports that the Trump administration is finalizing the details of a set of immigration principles that could upend efforts to come up with a permanent fix for DACA recipients or a real DREAM Act. People familiar with ongoing discussions said the principles are expected to include elements of proposed legislation that would dramatically reduce legal immigration rates, leaving a permanent legislative fix for DACA in the balance.
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Is It Time For Congress To Force A Vote On The DREAM Act?
Top Democratic leaders warned Wednesday that they would force a vote on the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act by tacking it onto other legislation this fall if Republicans refuse to send it to the floor of Congress by the end of the month.