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Presidential Proclamation Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry Into the United States by Terrorists or Other Public-Safety Threats Sept. 24, 2017

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New Order Indefinitely Bars Almost All Travel From Seven Countries New York Times Sept. 24, 2017

Latest travel ban will probably affect tens of thousands, and it could short-circuit the court battle Washington Post Sept. 25, 2017

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals 2017 Announcement from Department of Homeland Security, Sept. 5, 2017

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Trump Moves to End DACA and Calls on Congress to Act New York Times Sept. 5, 2017

Trump Administration Ends DACA Program for Immigrants Wall St. Journal Sept. 5, 2017

‘We are America’: DACA recipients, supporters say they are not going anywhere Washington Post Sept. 5, 2017

 US Senate Proposed Legislation, introduced July 20, 2017: S.1615 - A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain individuals who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes. Sponsors: Sen.Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Sen. Richard J. Durbin (D-IL), Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ), Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY). 

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Sens. Graham, Durbin introduce bipartisan Dream Act Fox News July 20, 2017

Graham tells Republicans "moment of reckoning" is coming on Dream Act CBS News July 20, 2017

Supreme Court of the United States decision in Trump v. International Refugee Assistance Project June 26, 2017

Department of Homeland Security, June 15, 2017: "The June 15, 2012 memorandum that created the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program will remain in effect."

DHS FAQs about the June 15, 2017 memo


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