Originally published on Tue August 20, 2013 10:49 am
The Obama administration's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals initiative (DACA) is a two-year program that allows undocumented youth to work. During those two years, the permit also protects them from deportation.
In the audio player above, listen to one individual's experience with DACA. Here's a few things that may interest you about DACA: