The DREAM Act gives New York an opportunity to lead

At a town hall meeting at LaGuardia Community college hosted by City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, residents and elected officials pushed for the passing of the New York State DREAM Act, which would provide tuition assistance to college students who are undocumented.

Check out some video from the town hall below!

“You have hard-working New York students who are smart who could go to any college of their dreams and go forward and change the world,” Quinn said at LaGuardia Community College. “But if their secondary education gets cut off just because of their immigration status, that’s not going to happen.”

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