The Biden-⁠Harris Administration Celebrates the Contributions of Dreamers on Ten-Year Anniversary of DACA

By Betsy Lawrence On June 15, 2012, the Department of Homeland Security announced the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy, which has allowed hundreds of thousands of noncitizens who were brought to the United States as children to live, study, and work in our communities—contributing to our economy and the future of our country—without fear…

Readout of President Biden’s Meeting with Legislators on DACA

Today President Biden and Vice President Harris met with a group of Senators and House members who have been longtime leaders on immigration reform and integral partners in this work.  They discussed their shared support for Dreamers and the actions this Administration is taking to protect them, their livelihood, and their ability to stay in…

REMARKS BY VICE PRESIDENT HARRIS BEFORE MEETING WITH DACA RECIPIENTS, DREAMERS WITHOUT DACA, AND IMMIGRANT RIGHTS LEADERS

Vice President’s Ceremonial Office 12:19 P.M. EDT THE VICE PRESIDENT:  Well, I — it is my honor and pleasure to welcome these leaders to the official Office of the Vice President of the United States to have a very important conversation — a continuing conversation around the future of our country.  That really is the topic. …

Statement by President Joe Biden on DACA and Legislation for Dreamers

In 2012, the Obama-Biden Administration created the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy, which has allowed hundreds of thousands of young immigrants to remain in the United States, to live, study, and work in our communities. Nine years later, Congress has not acted to provide a path to citizenship for Dreamers. Yesterday’s Federal court…

Statement by President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. on DACA Day

Dreamers are Americans.  Many have spent most of their lives in the United States.  They live, study, work, and worship in our communities.  They have served on the frontlines during the COVID-19 pandemic.  In 2012, the Obama-Biden Administration created the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy.  Since that date, DACA has allowed more than…

The White House Announces Guest List for the First Lady’s Box for the 2023 State of the Union Address

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  First Lady Jill Biden will welcome guests to join her in the viewing box for President Biden’s State of the Union Address on Tuesday, February 7, 2023. Each of these individuals were invited by the White House because they personify issues or themes to be addressed by the President in his speech, or they embody the…

2022 in Review

By Ambassador Susan E. Rice I don’t know about you, but I’m feeling ‘22. The past year undoubtedly brought its share of daunting challenges—from Putin’s brutal war in Ukraine, to devastating hurricanes along the Atlantic Coast and fires in the West, to stubbornly high inflation around the globe. Yet, 2022 also yielded remarkable progress for…

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 2:35 P.M. EST MS. JEAN-PIERRE: All right. I heard a “oh, wow.” I’m not even going to ask why. (Laughter.) All right. Good afternoon, everyone. Q Good afternoon. MS. JEAN-PIERRE: I just have one — one thing at the top for all of you. First, I want to —…

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