Dream Act

One group in Illinois is pushing lawmakers to pass legislation to protect DACA recipients before a quickly approaching deadline.

President Trump's deadline for Congress to pass a DREAM Act is March fifth. If that deadline passes, DACA recipients will start to be deported from the U.S.

About a hundred students traveled to Washington D.C. last week to urge Congress to pass the DREAM Act. Among them was Bruna Cardoso, a University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign graduate student,