In 2012 the Obama Administration launched the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program granting provisional protected status certain undocumented immigrants. I the wake of elevated anti immigrant rhetoric during the 2016 Presidential Election, and Trump campaign promise a group of bipartisan Senators introduced legislation to preserve this status. Hear from policy experts, community organizers, and activists on both the legal and everyday impact on this population. Learn what states can do to protect this vulnerable population and what the impact of a taxpayer-funded wall on the U.S. southern border may do.
Monday, February 27 4:15 – 5:30 p.m.