Today Obama announced that some undocumented young immigrants won’t be facing deportation anytime soon. If they meet certain criteria the undocumented immigrants can be granted deferred action and eventually get work permits. The move will affect an estimated 800,000 people in the states and many of them reside here in Los Angeles. KPCC’s Mae Ryan photographed students in LA who will be directly affected by this policy. Read more about the new policy here.