Posts Tagged as "Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)"

Why I Organized a Walkout to Defend DACA

November 6, 2017 / By
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By Marisol Sanchez Verdin

Ed. Note: On Oct. 9, 2017, 17-year-old Golden Valley High School student Marisol Sanchez Verdin helped organize a three-school walkout in protest of the Sept.

State-Funded Medi-Cal: “A Godsend” for Eligible DACA Recipients

February 4, 2014 / By
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Pictured above: Daniel Jimenez

By Nancy Lopez for South Kern Sol

Bakersfield, Calif. – Daniel Jimenez, a 22-year-old Cal State Bakersfield student, has been depending on medicine that his aunt brings from Mexico.

Barred from Federal Programs, DREAMers May Qualify for Medi-Cal

June 21, 2013 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Jun 17, 2013

OXNARD, Calif. – For years, DREAMer Rodrigo Perea, 18, lived under a threatening cloud of deportation.