I’m Relieved the Court Protected Dreamers… but That’s Only Step One

The DACA decision needs to be firmed up with a pathway to citizenship

DACA supporters hold up signs that read “HOME” outside the Supreme Court on June 18th, 2020.
DACA recipients and supporters rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court on June 18, 2020. Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

All told, 1.2 million Dreamers currently work essential jobs, including 62,000 in U.S. health care, according to the New American Economy.

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