Miami Immigrant Advocates Urge Trump Not To Separate TPS Families
Miami immigrant advocates urge Trump not to separate TPS families
South Florida immigrant advocates are urging the Trump administration to not separate families as it decides whether or not to continue to extend legal protection to more than 300,000 Central Americans and Haitians who have been allowed to temporarily live and work in the United States.
The plea, delivered Friday on the steps of downtown Miami’s Freedom Tower, comes as the U.S. Department of Homeland Security prepares to decide in the coming weeks whether to extend Temporary Protected Status, or TPS, to immigrants from Honduras, Nicaragua, Haiti and El Salvador.
“In 11 days, 57,000 Hondurans and Nicaraguans will know their fate …