Younger undocumented immigrants scored a victory today as President Barack Obama announced his support to end their deportations and begin granting work permits for some eligible students, The Huffington Post reports.
The Dream Act allows undocumented individuals who attend college or serve in the military and are in good standing a path to citizenship. It passed in the House of Representatives but failed in the Senate in 2010.
Close to home, we've heard from residents here in and in about how the Dream Act would change their lives for the better.
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