2020 will be decisive – and also uncertain – for thousands of immigrants in the United States, from thousands of young people with deferred deportation and employment authorization, to hundreds of thousands of asylum seekers who fled their countries to save their lives and now they fear losing her because nothing and nobody can guarantee that they will be protected.
The policy of cero zero tolerance ’implemented by the Donald Trump government from the first days of his presidency, advances at the stroke of memoranda and executive orders without a single endorsement of Congress. And with the passing of the months, new interpretations of regulations that alter, not only the interpretation of the current Immigration Law, are known, but also affect and impact severely on the use of discretion by the federal agents that execute it .
And as for the future of 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the country, some for more than two decades, the only relief that appeared on the horizon is a law for agricultural workers approved by the House that has not had greater reception by the Senate and the White House.
The future for 2020 is again uncertain. These are the 7 migration keys for this year that has just begun.