Items Tagged with 'DACA'


ICE’s presence increases in West Michigan region

Arrests of unauthorized immigrants without criminal records up in 2017.

March 2, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) In the past few months, immigration has been an increasingly hot topic discussed around dinner tables, law offices, school campuses and, especially, in the United States Congress. Read More

New study highlights impact of immigrants

Organization estimates Michigan’s economy would take $389M hit if Dreamers are relocated.

February 9, 2018
Amid contentious congressional debate about immigration policy, including the future of the Dreamers program, a new report sheds light on one important aspect of the controversy surrounding immigration — its impact on the U.S. economy. Read More

State will now grant driver's licenses to DACA immigrants

February 5, 2013
Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson has announced that her department will begin issuing driver’s licenses and ID cards to recipients of the federal Deferred Action Childhood Arrivals program — starting Feb. 19. Read More

State will not grant driver's licenses to DACA immigrants

October 19, 2012
The Michigan Secretary of State’s office has announced that it will not issue driver’s licenses to beneficiaries of a federal policy pertaining to undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children. Read More