PBS NewsHour

Trump rescinds DACA, leaving undocumented youth unshielded

Clip: 09/05/2017 | 4m 2s

The Trump administration ended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that protects nearly 800,000 undocumented youth from deportation. The announcement places a new pressure on Congress to add immigration reform to their fall legislative docket. John Yang reports on the decision and the reaction from so-called “dreamers,” who are taking to the street to protest.

Aired: 09/05/17

Rating: NR

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