Quote of the Day 8/19/2014

“Ever since DACA I’ve been able to do a lot of the things that I wanted to do. I volunteer at the YMCA as a soccer coach. I volunteer with the Make-A-Wish Foundation as well. I’m a wish-granter there. What’s next? I hope I don’t get deported.”

-28-year-old Angelica Villa Lobos, whose father brought her to the United States when she was 10. She is one of about¬†4,500¬†Oklahomans who have been protected from deportation by President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (Source:¬†http://bit.ly/1BxhJS1)

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Gene Perry worked for OK Policy from 2011 to 2019. He is a native Oklahoman and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in history and an M.A. in journalism.

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