DACA has had a positive and significant impact on the annual earnings, educational opportunities, societal contributions and purchasing power of the approximately 800,000 program recipients.
In the largest DACA study to date, -91% of respondents are currently employed
-the average hourly wage increased 69% since receiving DACA
-65% purchased their first car and 16% purchased a home -45% are currently in school and 72% are currently pursuing a bachelors degree
DACA beneficiaries will contribute $460.3 billion to the US GDP over the next 10 years. If DACA is eliminated, this economic growth will be lost. Call, write, tweet or whatever you want to do to lawmakers who are swing votes!