Undocumented immigrants fear deportation under Trump presidency

- Senator-elect Kamala Harris speaking before the Coalition of Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles tried to calm the fears of undocumented people living in L.A.
 
"You are not alone... You matter and we've got your back." Harris said.
 
Meanwhile, at city hall officials joined together with the same message.
 
"We are reaffirming our commitment... To fight for the rights of immigrants... Muslims... Women... The disabled and of all americans. " said Los Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo.
 
That includes some 2.6 million undocumented workers right here in California now afraid they might get deported.

29 year-old Maribel Serrano is among them. She was brought here from Mexico by her parents when she was just 4-years-old. The US is the only home she's ever known.
 
She was able to get a temporary work permit under president Obama's Dreamers Act known as Daca. She recently participated in a documentary where she traveled back to Mexico for the first in 25 years.
 
Serrano says, " to me it's a foreign country it's something that is very dear to my heart because it's where I was born... But I don't know the lifestyle there."
 
To protect Maribel and others like her.  Lawmakers in California vowed to defy any federal deportation orders handed down from the trump administration.
 

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