Executive Actions on Immigration
The onset of the programs Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) did open a new window of opportunity to regularize de migratory status of a vast quantity of people, who were afraid of an enforced separation from their families, because of their own legal status.
The President Speaks on Fixing America's Broken Immigration System
White House: It's time to fix our broken immigration system
America’s immigration system is broken. The President is taking executive action to fix what he can to help build a system that lives up to our heritage as a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants.