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BONUS EPISODE: My Fate Is in Your Hands, Mr. Trump
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BONUS EPISODE: My Fate Is in Your Hands, Mr. Trump

This week, Igor speaks with Juan Escalante, a DREAMer and DACA recipient at risk of losing his status if President Trump decides to rescind the program.

Igor Volsky speaks with Juan Escalante, a DREAMer and DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) recipient at risk of losing his status if President Donald Trump decides to rescind the program. Escalante shares the harrowing immigration process his parents were put through—and the tough decisions he faced—when the Escalantes’ immigration case was mishandled and they were unable to obtain citizenship.

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Igor Volsky is a vice president at the Center. Sally Tucker is the radio coordinator for Communications at the Center. Rachel Rosen is the senior director of Broadcast Communications at the Center.

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Authors

Igor Volsky

Vice President

Sally Tucker

Broadcast Coordinator

Rachel Rosen

Senior Director, Broadcast Communications

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