The fight for permanent legal status will take Dreamers and their allies to Oklahoma’s Congressional delegation. Efforts are already underway.
Groups continue to promote diversity, unity and progress in the face of the recent political and community climate.
Immigrants trying to become U.S. citizens face unknown hurdles that take years and thousands of dollars to cross.
DACA grants allow two Oklahoma students to continue their education without fear of deportation.
Judith Huerta and Fredy Valenzia Photo: Mark Hancock The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program offers a two-year deferment of deportation proceedings to undocumented immigrants. Qualified applicants must have entered the country as children, stayed out of major legal trouble and received at least a GED or be currently enrolled as students, among other requirements.…