(WTVM) – Georgia leaders are reacting to news that President Donald Trump's administration will end the Deferred Arrival for Childhood Arrival program, commonly referred to as DACA.
DACA was put into effect during the Obama administration. DACA allowed for a legal presence and work eligibility for hundreds of thousands of children brought to the United States illegally by their parents.
Below are statements from Georgia political leaders on the issue.
U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson (R)
Rep. Hank Johnson (D)
Congressman Buddy Carter (R)