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Topic: Dream Act

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February 9, 2014 at 2:41 PM

Education for students in the country illegally: Provide aid for U.S. citizens

While I applaud the politicians of Washington state for considering legislation that would grant financial aid to students in the U.S. illegally, it just seems like another instance where U.S. citizens get the short end of the stick [“Help all students go to college with Real Hope Act,” Opinion, Feb. 6]. Tuition costs continue…


Comments | More in Immigration | Topics: Dream Act, immigration, Jeff Swanson

March 15, 2013 at 3:30 PM

State ‘Dream Act’ passes in Washington House

U.S. makes immigration too easy Regarding “State version of ‘Dream Act’ passes the House,” [NWThursday, March 14]: A man is trying to decide which of two countries he’ll immigrate to illegally. Both countries welcome legal immigrants, but he’s impatient and doesn’t want to stand in line with law-abiding immigrants. Country A eventually rewards him with citizenship through…


Comments | More in Education, Higher education, Immigration, Washington Legislature | Topics: Dream Act