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DACA deal for “Dreamers” fizzling as Texas Republicans prioritize border security

The House passed the American Dream and Promise Act in March 2021, which would allow DACA recipients, or “Dreamers,” to apply for permanent residency and end the legal limbo that has repeatedly jeopardized their ability to stay in the United States.

Protesters gather as the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments on whether the 2017 Trump Administration decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program is lawful, in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 12, 2019.

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