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API WELLNESS CONDEMNS PRESIDENT TRUMP’S TERMINATION OF DACA PROGRAM

Today, the Trump administration announced the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, putting 800,000 young adults, more than a quarter of whom live in California, at risk for deportation. For five years, the DACA program has allowed immigrant youth to temporarily live and work without fear of being deported if they paid a fee, passed a background check, and met rigorous eligibility requirements. Now the US is going back on its promise in a move that primarily affects communities of color, especially Latinxs and Asian Americans. This decision will also affect API Wellness’ clients and community. We stand with ...