Mayor Faulconer urges Congress to pass legislation to protect Dreamers

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Activists attend a march for immigrant rights in Los Angeles. Another provision would strengthen electronic verification systems for employers and limit green cards for family members of USA citizens and permanent residents.

"Rep. Kinzinger and the others, ". write in support of passing of a permanent legislative solution for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients before the end of the year".

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, on Monday blasted Democrats for threatening to shut down the federal government under the guise of helping undocumented immigrants whose protected status in this country is slipping away. DACA is an Obama-era policy that permits those who came into the US illegally as minors to receive a renewable two-year deferred action from deportation and eligibility to work legally in the U.S. Carrion returned to the U.S.in 2012 and obtained legal residency through marriage. For many, this is the only country they have ever known. Hurd is one of 19 House Republicans seeking reelection next year in a district where Latinos make up more than 10 percent of the population. IRLI's Kris Kobach has fretted that Latino immigrants could commit "ethnic cleansing", and CAPS President Ben Zuckerman recently advocated for "a prompt stabilization of the USA population".

"If we don't have a permanent solution for these young people that means we'll be debating this in three years", he said. "It's like, shooting yourself in the foot is tragic". "We care for our families and that's the foundation of what this country is all about".

Schutzler was joined by OneAmerica Executive Director Rich Stolz and Remitly CFO Krish Srinivasan on the panel.

Republicans will try to give Congress two more weeks, until December 22, to come up with a funding, and possibly a DACA, deal. But many dreamers said that may be too late because their DACA applications expire at the end of the year. Almost 70 percent of its population is Hispanic. Around 38,000 San Diegans were eligible for the program. It also requires they pay taxes. Under President Obama, an executive order was implemented called "Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals", or DACA, protecting this group of people from deportation based exclusively on their immigration status.

As the NAE's iMarch for Immigration got underway, President Donald Trump's administration continued to seek a DACA deal with Congress by year's end. However, no President can simply side-step Congress and create immigration laws on his or her own.

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Addressing DACA next year would also give party hardliners more time to build support for stricter immigration measures.

A national campaign urging congressional movement on "dreamers" will begin Wednesday, with an emphasis on highlighting the beneficial financial impact to each state.

"That would leave us at not being able to work or continue our education here so that would be putting us to probably going back to a place where we don't consider home", DACA Recipient, Karla Jimenez, said. Instead, I went to a three day convening of immigrant-youth state leaders. Then, during Quinonez's senior year of college, DACA was announced.

"We can't grow it inside our state fast enough", said Derek Miller, president and CEO of the World Trade Center Utah.

"DACA should be ended immediately", McClintock said.

"Cornyn pretends he wants to help immigrants and to get immigration reform enacted", but "he makes sure that Democrats can never agree to his demands", said Sharry.

Mayor Faulconer urged Congress to pass the Dream Act. Democrats crusade for more government in our lives, but condemn it when it doesn't suit their political agenda. That and other issues could lead to a partial government shutdown if lawmakers can't reach an agreement.

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