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TESOL Joins Over 50 Organizations in Letter Supporting DACA

by David Cutler | 09/01/2017
TESOL International Association joined over 50 organizations in a letter to President Trump outlining the benefits of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and the consequences of ending it. The letter, initiated by the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, highlights the 800,000 young adults who depend on their DACA status to live, work, and study in the United States, ​along with the possibility of losing $60 billion in tax revenue if DACA ​is ended by the president. 

Download and read the full letter sent to the president here