The Common Good

Obama Administration Halts Prosecution of Some Young Immigrants

Date: June 15, 2012

“The announcement from the White House today is very good news for 1 million young people who have a dream of staying in the country where they have lived most of their lives. Instead of being placed in the deportation pipeline, they will receive work permits enabling them to contribute to the nation and help build America’s future,” Sojourners president Jim Wallis said.