Texas Dreamer meets Vice President Harris as decision puts her in limbo
WASHINGTON – Susie Lujano, a 28-year-old dreamer from Houston, walked out of a meeting with Vice President Kamala Harris on Thursday, confident Democrats are serious about creating a permanent solution for the hundreds of thousands of young people who were brought into the country illegally by then that they were children. , whose life is in limbo again after a Texas federal judge ruled that the Obama-era program protecting them from deportation is illegal.
But Lujano is also well aware that such a solution eluded Congress for years, as some 600,000 people protected by the Deferred Action Program for Childhood Arrivals – including 102,000 in Texas – waited, even as politicians on both sides of the aisle say they are engaged. to make the DACA law.