PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT: President Trump you will NOT end Family Sponsorship

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 2017 Contact: DACA Legislation in Jeopardy Suggesting that ending family sponsorship will be a component of immigration reform, President Trump has crossed OUR red line! We will not be a part of ANY legislation that throws our families or any members of our community under a bus. America’s free ride on the backs of immigrant labor they refuse to recognize is officially over. Trump does not have to end DACA, we are on strike! Let hi...

Rescinding of DACA, September 5, 2017

As of Tuesday, September 5, 2017, the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program is rescinded. The announcement was made by Attorney General, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III who spoke at length about the need for a legislative solution. As a practical matter here's the immediate impact of rescinding the policy. 1) No new DACA applications are being accepted. New applications received prior to September 5, 2017 will be reviewed and processed on a case-by-case. 
2) If your DACA e...

DREAM Team LA Speaks about DACA on the Lovett or Leave It Podcast

DREAM Team LA communications spokesperson, Rubi Martinez, was invited to speak on Jon Lovett's weekly political podcast, Lovett or Leave It, sharing her story about being a DACA recipient and undocumented American. The podcast opens with Tom Morello and Chuck D of Prophets of Rage and includes the panel of comedian and television writers to break down the week's events with in-depth analysis and humor, Brittani Nichols, Cord Jefferson, and Jake Fogelnest. Rubi joins the panel to discuss the unce...