BREAKING: Biden Reboots DACA Protections For 'Dreamers' 1 BREAKING: Biden Reboots DACA Protections For 'Dreamers'

BREAKING: Biden Reboots DACA Protections For 'Dreamers'

By Alyssa Aquino (August 24, 2022, 4:30 PM EDT) — The Biden administration on Wednesday rebooted Obama-era protections for unauthorized migrants brought to the U.S. as children, passing a final rule that will allow the colloquially labeled Dreamers to temporarily remain in the country.

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security rule comes a decade after former President Barack Obama introduced the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program by way of an executive memorandum, and a year after a Texas federal court vacated that memo for not having sought out feedback from the public.

The renewed protections come a decade after former President Barack Obama introduced DACA by way of an executive memorandum. (AP Photo/Jeff…