Full text of U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ DACA announcement

Posted by on Sep 5, 2017 in Announcements, General

Full text of U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ DACA announcement

GritoBlast! — The following are the full remarks of U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on how the Trump government will dismantle the DACA program. (Editor’s note: Link to the announcement as delivered live.) Remarks as prepared for delivery Good morning. I am here today to announce that the program known as DACA that was effectuated under the Obama Administration is being rescinded. The DACA program was implemented in 2012 and essentially provided a legal status for...

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Trump to terminate DACA program with 6-month delay

Posted by on Sep 4, 2017 in Announcements, General

Trump to terminate DACA program with 6-month delay

GritoBlast!  — Multiple media sources are reporting that Trump has decided to end the Obama-era program that grants work permits to undocumented immigrants who arrived in the country as children, according to two sources familiar with his thinking. Senior White House aides huddled Sunday afternoon to discuss the rollout of a decision that fulfills one of the president’s core campaign promises. The White House plans to delay the enforcement of the president’s decision for...

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