Trump administration pares back DACA ahead of an uncertain fall

Dive Brief: The Trump administration is scaling back the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program while it reviews the Obama-era policy, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced Tuesday afternoon. New requests for DACA will be rejected and the renewal period of existing protections will be reduced from two years to one. The announcement […]

Trump administration amps up pressure to reopen colleges

Dive Brief: The Trump administration is ratcheting up pressure on college and state leaders to reopen campuses this fall. Federal officials, speaking at a White House roundtable on the topic Tuesday, said they expected K-12 schools and colleges to resume operations in...