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Joan Block

Biden Administration Moves to ‘Protect and Fortify’ DACA

DACA supporters outside the White House, September 2017. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) The Biden administration on Monday issued a regulation to “protect and fortify” the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The Department of Homeland Security’s proposal would re-create the program, which protects 600,000 young immigrations from deportation, through a formal regulation. The new rule is…