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A Focus on Young Immigrants

Yesterday’s Washington Post featured two interesting articles about young immigrants. The first explores the unexpected decrease in the number of DACA applications, a number that was originally expected to increase with President Obama’s victory.  The second article discus
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New DACA Numbers

On Friday, October 12, The Department of Homeland Security released updated information regarding Deferred Action approvals. According to DHS, 4,591 applications have been approved, and almost 180,000 people have applied. So far there have been no official denials, but more than 1,800
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DACA Statistics

As of September 14, more than 80,000 DACA requests had been accepted for processing. Of those requests, more than 46,000 came from individuals born in Mexico. What other countries have been well-represented in the pool of DACA applicants? The top 15 countries that have seen large numb
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Many Hesitant to Apply for Deferred Action

The Department of Homeland Security announced last week that a small group of Deferred Action applications has been approved. Since the application process became available on August 15, approximately 72,000 applications have been submitted, a much smaller number than anticipated. Wit
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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

We will be posting more details about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) in the coming days. In the meantime, be sure to monitor the USCIS website for the latest DACA news and updates.
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Programa de Acción Diferida

Actualización sobre . . . Programa de Acción Diferida 19 de Junio del 2012 Mooers Immigration ha recibido muchas consultas acerca del anuncio del Presidente Obama hecho  el 15 de Junio del 2012  para aplicar determinadas disposiciones de la ley DREAM a través de decisiones administrat
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Dream Act Update

Update on . . . Deferred Action Program June 19, 2012 Mooers Immigration has received many inquiries regarding President Obama’s June 15, 2012 announcement to implement certain provisions of the DREAM Act through administrative determinations. The large amount of interest in this init
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