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Rep. Takano: President Trump Shows Cruelty, Cowardice in DACA Decision

Today, Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif) released the following statement after the Trump administration announced it will end the DACA program in six months and that no new applications will be processed. The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program grants temporary protected status to 800,000 law-abiding and productive young immigrants who have built their lives in America.

Rep. Takano Reacts to Texas Court Decision on Overtime Rule

Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections, released the following statement after a Texas federal judge invalidated the Obama Administration's updated overtime rule, which would extend overtime protections to millions of middle-class workers.

Rep. Takano: Trump Administration is Turning Education Department into an Accomplice in For-Profit Fraud

Today, Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif) released the following statement after the Trump administration tapped Julian Schmoke Jr., a former for-profit college executive, to lead the Education Department's Student Aid Enforcement Unit, which is responsible for policing fraudulent and deceptive practices at colleges and universities.