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DACA and Dreamers: What You Need to Know


The resource provides an overview of DACA recipients, their economic impact, impact on U.S. citizens, connection to higher education, and public support for a permanent legislative solution. Over the last decade, DACA has protected more than 830,000 individuals. DACA has enabled them to work lawfully, attend school, and plan their lives without the constant threat of deportation. As of June 2022, there were more than 594,000 individuals with DACA.

You can find DACA and Dreamers: What You Need to Know here (PDF).

Published: November 2022.