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Eye On Boise DACA archive

MONDAY, JAN. 22, 2018

MONDAY, SEPT. 11, 2017

Close to a thousand people attended a rally in support of DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, at the Idaho state Capitol on Saturday, Setp. 9, 2017. (Facebook / Deanah Messenger)

Hundreds turn out to support DACA at Idaho rallies 

Close to a thousand people rallied at the Idaho Capitol over the weekend in support of DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that has protected “dreamers” – those brought to the United States as small children by undocumented parents – from deportation, while...

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TUESDAY, SEPT. 5, 2017

Otter backs DACA phaseout 

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter issued this statement today on DACA: “I appreciate the Attorney General’s recognition of the constitutional problems with the Obama administration’s executive action. I also support the Department of Homeland Security’s decision to phase out the DACA program in a way that...

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Labrador applauds Trump's DACA decision 11 

Idaho 1st District GOP Rep. Raul Labrador, in a news release today, said he applauds President Trump’s decision today “to end the unconstitutional Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, saying, “DACA, which was illegally created by President Obama in 2012, allows certain illegal immigrants...

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FRIDAY, JUNE 30, 2017

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