President Obama has announced that he will use executive power to fix the nation’s immigration system in wake of congressional intransigence on immigration reform.

Executive action on immigration is the glimmer of light, the faint glow of hope on the horizon that our community has searched for–but only if that action reverses the course on deportation and criminalization that the president himself has set for this nation.

To that end, we have created a series of recommendations that we hope the president will implement to bring genuine relief to our families.

Read our letter to the president in full on our blog.