Rep. Payne, Jr.’s Statement about Supreme Court Support for DACA

June 19, 2020
Press Release

Media Contact:  Patrick Wright   --  Patrick.Wright@mail.house.gov

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. released the following statement about the Supreme Court’s decision to block the Trump Administration’s attempt to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA.            

“I am glad to see the Supreme Court uphold the policies of freedom, equality, and pursuit of happiness that make up the foundations of our democracy,” said Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr.  “DACA has been a highly successful program to help immigrant children who have been raised in our country to stay in their communities.  We should do everything we can to help children, whether they were born here or not.”    

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