President Trump sought to reassure people brought to the United States illegally as children Thursday.
Two days after Attorney General Jeff Sessions outlined how the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program will be phased out over the next six months, Trump took to Twitter to claim that “no action” will be taken in the meantime.
Regardless of what Trump tweeted, DACA recipients could find a lot to worry about:
• Trump gave no details. It’s unclear what Trump means by “no action.” Administration talking points distributed on Tuesday said clearly that DACA recipients should “prepare for and arrange their departure” or apply for other immigration benefits they could be eligible for.
• Some could be subject to deportation. Without valid documents, recipients are not lawfully in the U.S. and could be subject to deportation. The Department of Homeland Security…