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Commentary by AASCU President Mildred García, Ed.D.: “Fix DACA and Move On” - AASCU
January 19, 2018

Commentary by AASCU President Mildred García, Ed.D.: “Fix DACA and Move On”

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Kellee Edmonds
(202) 478-4662
edmondsk@aascu.org


Friday, January 19, 2018, in U.S. News & World Report – The propensity to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory has become an unfortunate feature of contemporary American politics. Nowhere is this tendency more apparent than in the political debate about the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA. This month, however, Congress and President Trump have an opportunity to reverse that pattern – to fix DACA, once and for all, and to move on to other pressing challenges. We urge that they do so.

Read the full commentary at www.usnews.com

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