DACA and DAPA: What do they mean for the US?

On June 23, 2016, the case US v Texas tied in the Supreme Court – putting the immigration reform movement on hold. Four years ago, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) created a program that would protect those who came to the United States as undocumented children from deportation. This program, called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), enables a …