On June 18, 2020, the Supreme Court released their decision for the case Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of the University of California regarding the status of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy. On this episode, Travis and Jeff speak with Jose Ocampo on his personal experience as a Dreamer and what is next for Dreamers after the Supreme Court’s recent decision.
Jose Ocampo is a “Dreamer” and DACA recipient who has recently graduated from Wingate University with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. He is currently serving as the worship and youth associate at Iglesia Bautista de Hickory Grove in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Resources from the Conversation
- Press Release | Russell Moore says Dreamers’ ‘Entire lives are at stake’ and calls on Congress to protect Dreamers
- ERLC article | Explainer: What the Supreme Court decision on DACA means for Dreamers
- ERLC | Capitol Conversation Podcast
- Past podcast with Jose | Interview with a Dreamer