Black lawmakers urge Biden to stop the deportation of Black immigrants

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Hundreds of immigrants have been swept out of the United States in recent days, a blow to groups that had been counting on President Biden and Vice President Harris, the daughter of immigrants and the first Black vice president, to halt deportations and overturn the Trump administration’s hard-line immigration policies.

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Covid relief is vital for undocumented essential workers

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Yet nearly a year into this crisis, frontline workers remain under protected and undercompensated -- especially the estimated more than 5 million undocumented workers in essential industries who have endured an additional fear: the possibility of deportation.

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ICE starts 100-day moratorium on deportations for certain immigrants in U.S.
Fifty immigrants, joined by community activist occupy the lobby of whats believed to house the office of then presidential hopeful Joe Biden, during a pro-immigration and anti-deportation protest in Philadelphia, PA on July 10, 2019.

ICE starts 100-day moratorium on deportations for certain immigrants in U.S.

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U.S. immigration authorities on Friday [January 22, 2021] began implementing a 100-day moratorium on deportations of certain immigrants already in the country as part of a major shift in immigration…

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Undocumented immigrants can now apply for a driver privilege card in Virginia
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Undocumented immigrants can now apply for a driver privilege card in Virginia

The driver privilege card creates a driving credential for individuals who are non-U.S. citizens and cannot meet Virginia’s legal presence requirements, making them ineligible to receive a standard driver’s license…

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UVa expands financial aid to include DACA students

Since 2014, the University of Virginia has admitted in-state students who were brought into the U.S. illegally as children. Those students previously have been required to pay the full cost of tuition out-of-pocket. Beginning this fall, according to a UVa website, in-state undergraduate students with DACA status will be eligible for financial aid. The money will come from private funding, according to university spokesman Wes Hester.

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