The move is seen as addressing a top priority for many Latino voters in a presidential election year.
Fox News - Illegal immigrants who came to the US as children may be eligible for work permits and will not be deported, the Department of Homeland Security says.
Under a new plan, those aged between 16 and 30 who have lived in the US continuously for five years would be eligible for amnesty from deportation.
Eligible candidates will also be able to apply for a work permit.
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