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TheDream.US Signs on to Amicus Brief in the case of United States v. Texas

Press Statement

March 9th, 2016

Arlington, VA

TheDream.US is proud to have joined over 76 universities, colleges, school boards, student groups, educators, children’s advocates, and children’s health organizations as signatories on the amicus brief that was filed March 8, 2016 with theSupreme Court of the United States in support of the federal government’s position in United States v. Texas, the lawsuit filed by 26 states to block President Obama’s immigration initiatives—the expansion of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA).

The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in this case on April 18th.