There are about 800,000 “Dreamers” in the United States — undocumented immigrants who were brought to the country as children. They have jobs, own homes and are enrolled in colleges and universities.
- DACA allowed undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children to apply for temporary legal status in two-year increments.
- Almost a quarter of DACA recipients over 25 years old own a home, and 97 percent have jobs or are in school.
- Trump's repeal could have repercussions for DACA homeowners and employment across industries.