Immigration Ruling Explainer

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President Obama’s executive actions on immigration just hit a big snag. A federal judge in Texas temporarily halted two programs that make up the heart of of the president’s actions. The programs would’ve protected millions of undocumented people from deportation, and one was set to start taking applications tomorrow. So, what happens now?

Credits

Guest:
Dara Lind - senior reporter covering immigration for Vox - @DLind

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Andrew Walsh, Christian Bordal, Matt Holzman, Jolie Myers, Anna Scott