California Republicans urge Trump to Protect DACA

From the LA Times:

Reps. Jeff Denham and David Valadao joined four other Republicans Thursday to urge President Trump to leave in place deportation protections for some people who were brought to the country illegally as children.

Trump’s mixed messages on whether he would continue the 5-year-old Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program has been a source of consternation since the Republican took office in January.

California is home to an estimated one-third of the 750,000 people who were granted work permits under the program. Republican attorneys general for Texas and nine other states have given the Trump administration an early September deadline to end the program or be sued.

Here’s the letter from the GOP representatives:

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Practicing immigration law since 2001 and employment discrimination law since 2004. His office offers free email and phone consultations. Please call (312) 663-1560 or email him at justin@jrandolphlaw.com. Don't forget to visit his website for answers to common questions or to contact him for a free consultation.