Thousands Of 'Dreamers' Now Subject To DeportationAs many as 48,000 so called Dreamers, undocumented students and workers who came to the U.S. as children, and had been protected from deportation by the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) policy, now face the prospect of immediate detention and deportation.
Sessions Addresses DACA Decision, Affecting 800K Dreamers In just a few hours, Attorney General Jeff Sessions will address the administration's plans on the future of nearly one million undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children.
Gov. Rick Scott Wants Young Immigrants To StayFlorida Gov. Rick Scott has called on Congress to take action letting young immigrants brought into the country illegally by their parents remain in the United States.
Immigrant Advocates Hold Vigil In Front Of Freedom Tower To Shine Light On Fight For DACAEvery day, until a decision is made, vigils will be held in front of the Freedom Tower in an effort to save the DACA program.
Miami Leaders Back Dreamers, Urge Trump To Continue DACAA who's who of education, business and political leaders in Miami Wednesday urged the Trump administration to continue DACA, the Dreamers policy that has kept children who arrived in the United States without documentation safe from deportation.
"Dreamers" Impact On Rick Scott Re-Election BidIn a brutal GOP primary four years ago, now-Gov. Rick Scott blistered opponent Bill McCollum in a television ad highlighting McCollum's opposition to an Arizona-style immigration law.
MDC Joins National Push To Get Dreamers Into College Miami Dade College has long supported undocumented teens, who were brought to the U.S. as children, who now live here illegally and want to go to college.
House Passes Bill That OKs In-State Tuition For Citizen Kids Of ImmigrantsOn Friday, the House approved a bill that would guarantee in-state tuition rates for children who are U.S. citizens but whose parents are undocumented immigrants.
Experts Warn Of Deferred-Action ScammersImmigration experts estimate nearly 70,000 South Floridians qualify for the President’s Deferred Action plan, allowing illegal immigrants brought to the U.S. as children to work and study for two years.
Children Of Illegal Immigrants Can Now Apply To Stay In U.S.The nightmare is officially over for “The Dreamers.” Beginning Wednesday children who were brought to the U.S. illegally by their parents can officially apply to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for a two year deferment from being deported.