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DACA Kids Fearful Of Losing Protection

February 6, 2017
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Autoplay:Ad will start in 5Skip ad00:00Fullscreenx NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Throughout his campaign, President Donald Trump promised to repeal "Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals" or "DACA." This was President Barack Obama's immigration reform act which gave undocumented kids a renewable two-year period of deferred action from deportation and a chance to go to school and work. Cinthya Ramirez, age 21, left Mexico with her family at four years old. She lives in Nashville as an undocumented immigrant and has been protected by DACA. "We come here to work. We just don't want to be here and not do anything. We want to work. It's opened every single door for me," she said. Doors like graduating from Lipscomb University in May with a nursing degree. Ramirez will then take her...

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