Meanwhile, the rest of the undocumented population is left in the shadows. It also allowed us to have a nine-digit social security number that I can use to work, get health insurance and travel domestically. The Migration Policy Institute estimates that approximately 13 percent of undocumented immigrants will be considered enforcement priorities under the new program, compared to 27 percent under the previous guidelines for more details, see Rosenblum, What else could I be doing?
Daca was only available to people younger than 31 on 15 Junewho arrived in the US before turning 16 and lived there continuously since June Then, inDaca was announced.
Temporary statuses include a variety of employment-based and humanitarian-based admissions that confer lawful presence for limited periods of time, which are subject to review by Congress. My success story as a Dreamer is only possible because Daca allowed American employers to invest in me For the first time, recipients like me were granted a meaningful identity in this country.