Temporary Protected Status

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Flake/Durbin/Gardner Plan: Amnesty for Millions or Shut Down Government

An expansive amnesty plan for millions of illegal aliens, being led by Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and his Democrat and Republican establishment allies, known as the “Gang of Six,” would give a pathway to U.S. citizenship to 25,000 foreign nationals who were previously granted Temporary Protected Status (TPS).

Somali Refugees AP

Obama Extends Somali ‘Protected Status’ Before Exit

In the final week of the Obama Administration, the outgoing Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) extended the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Somali nationals and others for an additional 18 months. The program was not scheduled to expire until March 2017.