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DHS: TPS for Sudan to Terminate in November 2018

Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke has determined that conditions in Sudan no longer support its designation for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) after reviewing country conditions, and after Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials’ consultations with the appropriate U.S. government agencies. Acting Secretary Duke is extending benefits for beneficiaries of Sudan TPS for 12  Read more→

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WAPO: Trump’s die-hard supporters are fuming after an apparent about-face on ‘dreamers’

Trump’s die-hard supporters are fuming after an apparent about-face on ‘Dreamers’ “The Washington Post is reporting that, “Staunch conservative allies of President Trump have erupted in anger and incredulity after Democrats late Wednesday announced that the president had agreed to pursue a legislative deal that would protect thousands of young undocumented immigrants from deportation but  Read more→

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The Washington Post: Trump, top Democrats Agree to Work on Deal to Save ‘Dreamers’ from Deportation

Trump, top Democrats Agree to Work on Deal to Save ‘Dreamers’ from Deportation By Ed O’Keefe and David Nakamura report for The Washington Post, September 14, 2017 on Deal to Save ‘Dreamers’ “Democratic leaders announced late Wednesday that they agreed with President Trump to pursue a legislative deal that would protect hundreds of thousands of young  Read more→

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NYT: Appeals Court Limits Trump Travel Ban and Allows More Refugees

Appeals Court Limits Trump Travel Ban and Allows More Refugees Miriam Jordan reports for The New York Times on the September 7, 2017 edition about the Appeals Court ruling on Trump’s Travel Ban and How it Benefits Refugees: “A federal appeals court on Thursday reopened the country’s door to thousands of refugees who had been temporarily blocked  Read more→

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NYT: White House Weighs Lowering Refugee Quota to Below 50,000

White House Weighs Lowering Refugee Quota to Below 50,000 “WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is considering reducing the number of refugees admitted to the country over the next year to below 50,000, according to current and former government officials familiar with the discussions, the lowest number since at least 1980. “President Trump promised during his  Read more→

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NYT: Why Common Critiques of DACA Are Misleading

Common Critiques of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Are Misleading In the September 8, 2017 edition of The New York Times, Linda Qiu reports about common critiques of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals that are misleading: “Defenders of President Trump’s decision to rescind an Obama-era immigration policy that shielded young immigrants from deportation have offered misleading  Read more→

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Mother Jones Questions: What Will Happen with Dreamers’ Information After DACA Ends

What Will Happen with Dreamers Information After DACA Noah Lanard writes in the September 8, 2017 edition of Mother Jones about Dreamers’ fears: “The government knows where the nearly 800,000 young undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers live, where they’ve traveled, and what they look like. So when President Donald Trump decided to stop protecting them from deportation, there  Read more→

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