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House Republican Discloses a (Watered-Down) DREAM—What About the President?

What happens to a DREAM deferred? In 2010 Senate Republicans defeated the bipartisan legislation, which offered a path to citizenship for DREAMers—promising undocumented youth headed to college or the military, most of whom were brought to the United States at very young ages through no fault of their own. But now, the same party that stamped out DREAM is attempting to bring it back—somewhat.
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Sunday Show Guests Assail Republicans For Blocking The DREAM Act

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (4 years ago)

Yesterday, Senate Republicans blocked the DREAM Act from securing 60 votes to pass cloture, denying hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants a path to legal status if they enrolled in college or joined the military. Se... Read Post

House Narrowly Approves Dream Act

US Politics / Liberal : Alan Colmes' Liberaland (4 years ago)

The House of Representatives approved the Dream Act that offers a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who go to college or serve in the military. The vote was 216-198. The idea is not to punish children for what their pa... Read Post

In Break From Republican Leadership, Key House Member Opposes Citizenship For DREAMers

US Politics / Liberal : The Wonk Room (11 months ago)

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) said on Monday that he would not support a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants, including undocumented youths who were brought to this country by their parents. ... Read Post


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