Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
Mexico’s consul general in Denver held a news conference Monday on immigration.
Like many sojourners to this country, Alejandro Fuentes Mena lives with uncertainty as U.S. immigration policy is debated in the courts, Congress and the White House. But as he awaits a final ruling on his own future, he’s helping other young people build their dreams.
A federal judge put the brakes on President Obama’s executive action on immigration that was supposed to take effect on Wednesday, but it didn’t stop a group in Denver from holding a rally.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Tancredo is calling for the superintendent of Denver Public Schools to resign over a program that allows for the hiring of teachers who came to the country illegally.
Colorado’s largest school district sees teaching potential among immigrants who came to the U.S. illegally when they were children.