Obama Administration Plans To Let Some Young Undocumented Immigrants Join The Military
The Huffington Post | Ryan J. Reilly, Elise Foley | 05/30/2014 5:27 pm EDT:
WASHINGTON — Pentagon officials have approved a policy that would allow a limited group of undocumented young people who came to the U.S. as children to enlist in the military, opening up a path for them to eventually become citizens, The Huffington Post has learned.
The move, which has not been formally announced by the Obama administration, would affect some of the roughly 550,000 undocumented young people granted the ability to remain in the country under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, many of whom have pled with the government to allow them to enlist.
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