U.S. Senate Democrats make a last-ditch push for a pathway to citizenship for Dreamers

If House switches to Republican control, there may not be enough support from GOP members to pass legislation to create pathway for DACA recipients

By: - November 16, 2022 1:47 pm
Advocates for DACA program in front of the U.S. Supreme Court

Supporters of DACA, a program created a decade ago to provide temporary relief for children who were brought into the country unlawfully, rally outside of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. The DACA program allows enrollees to obtain drivers licenses and work permits and protects them from deportation. (Robin Bravender/ States Newsroom)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.