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Dream Deferred: The Urgent Need to Protect Immigrant Youth


Dream Deferred: The Urgent Need to Protect Immigrant Youth

On Wednesday, May 8, 2024, the Senate held a hearing on the urgent need to protect Dreamers. This hearing presents an opportunity to highlight the critical role Dreamers play in fueling economic growth, meeting workforce demands, and nurturing talent development across various sectors.
Read our testimony here.
Here, you may find materials to guide your institution’s engagement with Senate judiciary members and other interested parties to encourage them to focus on bipartisan solutions for Dreamers with and without DACA or TPS. You can still submit written testimony/letters until May 15, 2024 to be included in the official record.
Materials include:

Template letter for outreach to Senate offices.

Download the Template Letter Here

Talking points related to the importance of exploring bipartisan solutions for all Dreamers

Download the Talking Points Here

Testimonies from our members

Testimony from Michael Crow, President of Arizona State University

Read the Testimony

Testimony from Mildred Garcia, Chancellor of California State University

Read the Letter