Full Text of DREAM Team LA’s Response to President Trump’s First Joint Congressional Address

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 1, 2017 DREAM Team Los Angeles' Response to President Trump's Joint Congressional Address Yesterday, President Trump addressed a joint session of congress, discussing immigration among other topics. And, unfortunately for the undocumented community he painted it in the worst possible light. President Trump could have noted the contributions of immigrants to our country, the Office of the First Lady, or the 64 foreign workers at Mar-a-Lago, but choose inste...
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PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT: President Trump, There Are No Acceptable Deportations!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 22, 2017 Contact: info@dreamteamla.org President Trump, There Are No Acceptable Deportations! “The good news from the president is he is only going to deport criminals. The bad news is, you’re all criminals.” - Chris Newman, Legal Director NDLON For a decade youth activists have fought the notion there are “acceptable” deportations. From workplace raids under President George W. Bush to President Obama saying he would prioritize ‘felons over families.’ O...
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PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT: President Trump Defers Action on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 23, 2017 Contact: info@dreamteamla.org President Trump Defers Action on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Dream Team Los Angeles, a group of undocumented activists, along with millions of other undocumented are breathing a sigh of relief that President Trump made no announcement about the fate of DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals). Yet we know he built his presidential campaign around ending the policy and to deport all 11 million undo...
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