Originally published in the VC Star
At the end of a talk on legal and policy issues, Brownley spoke of the uncertainties regarding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that has shielded those illegally brought into the country as children. The program was implemented by President Barack Obama but is being terminated by President Donald Trump, although many in Congress are working to keep it alive. … Brownley spoke about various Capitol Hill rumors — that the Senate might start over, or the House might generate something, or that a DACA solution will be built into the new budget. “It’s hard to know what the end game is going to be on all of this,” Brownley said.