Some advocates still have concerns that the government will fail to protect applicant information and put many applicants and their families at risk for deportation. Regardless of these risks, many advocates are encouraging more people to apply.
Despite this historic milestone in immigration policy, many undocumented immigrants and their lawyers have now expressed skepticism at whether they should even apply for the government’s protection from deportation.
New Hyphen Politics contributor Erin Pangilinan examines AAPI's growing political power, and the efforts of the Obama campaign to court our vote.
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