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A federal judge ruled late last night that rolling back #DACA “was arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion, or not otherwise in accordance with law.”
We’ll continue the fight for #Dreamers like Daniela Vargas. #HereToStay
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HEADS UP: Here are 10 things I’ll bet you didn’t know about the GOP tax scam, but that should get you super angry when you find out:
1) GOP tax scam cuts Medicare! Yup, it does. By $28 billion NEXT YEAR alone.
2) GOP tax scam eliminates the tax credit that encourages businesses to hire VETERANS, especially veterans with disabilities. Not a joke.
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“Trump is trying to scare us into hiding, to get us to back down. We’re not going to back down.” #DefendDACA #DACA
"Among those protesting in DC was Jeanette Vizguerra, who spent 90 days in sanctuary before winning a two-yr reprieve from deportation."
"In Chicago, #DACA recipient Angelica Magana told ABC 7 Chicago 'that I refuse to go back in the shadows.'" ✊🏽 #DefendDACA
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As a child of first-generation immigrants, I have experienced the wonder of the American dream firsthand.
As a mother, I want all children to have the opportunities this country provides to my daughter.
President Trump’s decision to rescind DACA is shameful. It flies in the face of the values and spirit that built our nation. #DefendDACA
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Here's the deal:

@realDonaldTrump is likely to end #DACA on Tuesday, endangering the lives of 800,000 young people. A square with a blue background and off-white text reads
If you marched on January 21st, this is a test of our commitment to intersectionality.

We need you to do these 5 things NOW to #DefendDACA
Tweet at these 9 AGs who are threatening to sue the federal gov't to end #DACA.

Use this tool to tweet at them:…
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A thread of what #DACA is and isn't because #DACA works and it is nothing close to a "free ride."
#DACA is a workers permit. It is not a way to go to college. We still do not qualify for federal aid (FAFSA/Pell grants/student loans)
DACAmented folks PAY taxes. We (all undocumented imm) even add to Social Security taxes & don't see any of it.
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