With today's deadline struck down by courts, what's next for DACA?

Posted March 5, 2018 7:51 pm by Editor

With today's deadline struck down by courts, what's next for DACA?

Washington D.C., Mar 5, 2018 / 04:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Although the Deferred Action Childhood Arrivals (DACA) protections did not expire on March 5, the passage of the original deadline has highlighted the uncertain fate of more than half a million Dreamers.

DACA is an Obama-era program created by executive order that offered work permits and temporary protection from deportation to people who were brought illegally to the United States as children and who registered with the program, known as Dreamers.

In September 2017, President Donald Trump sought to end the program, and gave Congress a six-month period to codify parts of

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