Greg Chen, Director of Government Relations at the American Immigration Lawyers Association, described the history of President Trump rescinding DACA and how recent court decisions impact the future of the program. He talked about the recent injunction by a lower court and what it means for DACA recipients.
President Trump laid out his immigration proposal ensuring a 10 to 12 year path to citizenship for DACA eligible immigrants, funding for the border wall, limits to chain migration and the elimination of the visa lottery system. Reactions from Democrat and Republican lawmakers are included in this clip.
Former Commissioner of the U.S. Immigration & Naturalization Service, Doris Meissner discussed DACA and the possible impacts of changing the policy.
his deliberation explores the range of limitations that might be applied to immigration in the United States, largely in the context of the proposed RAISE and Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal legislation and the various historical iterations of American immigration policy.