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Dreamer Advocacy Resources

Background
  • Between 1.8 to 2.1 million Dreamers would potentially be eligible to apply for conditional legal status under several legislative proposals introduced in Congress to protect Dreamers, according to the Migration Policy Institute.
  • A legislative solution for Dreamers became more urgent on November 5, 2018 because the Justice Department petitioned the Supreme Court to review immediately three federal court rulings allowing DACA renewals to continue. President Trump ended DACA in September 2017, but three federal district courts issued preliminary injunctions allowing DACA renewals to continue while the court cases make their way through the court system. Now, the Trump administration wants the Supreme Court to review these cases this term without waiting for the Court of Appeals to rule.
Advocate for Dreamers

Contacting your member of Congress and/or their staff is one of the most effective ways to share your views on the need to pass a permanent, legislative solution for Dreamers. Below is guidance on writing to or meeting with your Member of Congress and/or their staff about a legislative solution for Dreamers.

Resources
Key Legislation Pending in Congress

There are three main bills pending in Congress that would provide a permanent, legislative solution for Dreamers.

 

 

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