Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents

People stand together as they hold a vigil to support President Barack Obama's immigration executive action on April 18, 2016 in Miami, Florida. The order is now being rescinded under the Trump administration.

Trump Administration Keeps DACA in Place But Revokes DAPA

DAPA, the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents program, was created to keep families together but never took effect because it was tied up in litigation.

Nine black-and-white portraits from TheExcluded.net in two rows

These Photos Highlight the Undocumented Immigrants Excluded from DAPA

The #Not1More campaign created TheExcluded.net to put a face on the undocumented immigrants whose fates the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) program doesn’t address.

U.S. Supreme Court Will Decide If Obama Abused His Power With Immigration Executive Order

Obama created DAPA, a program that would halt the deportation of some undocumented parents, through an executive order last year. The program has been in limbo due to legal challenges from 26 states. Now, the Supreme Court is getting involved.

White House Asks SCOTUS to Rule on Immigration Program

If the Supreme Court finds that it’s within President Obama’s authority to enforce DAPA, it could put 5 million undocumented immigrants on a path to citizenship.