Illegal Migration into the United States has all but stopped, and not entirely for the reasons you may think. It is not just because the United States has put unprecedented levels of resources along the border.
The DREAM Act would help to preserve the family unity and community ties of young immigrants, and it would help to shield them from violence and abusive treatment, to which they are particularly vulnerable.
Imagine being thrown in jail for over four years, not because you had violated any laws or because the government thought you were about to, but because they believed you may at some point in the future. This is the story of Tareq Abu Fayad.
While this administration is addressing the underrepresentation of minority group members on the federal bench, the failure to include the nation's largest minority group, in that effort is inexplicable.