Immigration Law

Will DACA Leave Migrant Kids Out?

"[W]hat you did not see in the stories of thousands lining up in Chicago or packing churches in New York were the many children who should benefit but won't.  Deferred action is intended for children who are "American" in everything but legal status, but the program's idea of "American" is unlikely to include the children who picked the oranges for your juice or the tomatoes on your hamburgers." - Grace Meng, Aug. 28, 2012.

- Grace Meng, Human Rights Watch