‘We’re just trying to live our lives’: DACA hits 11-year mark still mired in the courts
For more than two decades, Congress has tried and failed to pass immigration reform.
Lengthy timeline for DACA legal fight puts lives on hold for years
A decision on the program's legality is not expected until 2024, when it eventually goes to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Talks over protecting Dreamers pick up in Congress, but agreement still elusive
The success of any major immigration deal appears unlikely, as a lame-duck session of Congress dwindles into its last days.
Pa. mayors call on Congress to fast-track protections for Dreamers | Thursday Morning Coffee
The U.S. House already has passed a bill. All eyes are now on the U.S. Senate. The odds of an agreement before year's end remain long.
Pa.’s Fitzpatrick sides with Dems on Dreamers bill, as immigration debate intensifies
The measures mark the first step towards what advocates for immigration reform hope will be a year or two of substantive action on the issue.
New attempt in Congress to help Dreamers runs into familiar obstacles
There's Washington's political reality that moving on any individual immigration issue tends to open up questions about other parts of an interconnected system.
‘I know my path:’ With Supreme Court’s DACA decision, central Pa. teen future looks to a bright and safe future
In a 5-4 decision, Chief Justice Roberts sided with the court’s liberal wing in finding that the Trump administration broke the law in 2017 when it rescinded the program
The Supreme Court DACA decision isn’t just about Dreamers. It’s about whether Trump has to tell the truth | Opinion
Trump’s position on Dreamers has shifted over time: From saying they are “absolutely incredible kids” to claiming “some are very tough, hardened criminals.”
Pa.’s Brian Fitzpatrick joins Democrats to pass bill to offer ‘dreamers’ a path to citizenship
The White House has issued a veto threat against the bill.