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Maryland DREAM Act Wins Big

The Maryland DREAM Act won broad support in a state referendum this week, which means that Maryland DREAMers will continue to benefit from increased access to higher education in the state.  Thanks to voters in Maryland, the immigrant rights movement took another step forward at the ballot box. According to In These Times: In Maryland, … Continue reading »

Educating Maryland Kids Kicks Off Week of Action To Build Support FOR Question 4

There are just two weeks left until Election Day and the Educating Maryland Kids campaign supporting Question 4 and the state DREAM Act is in full gear. We received this update from the campaign, highlighting the upcoming events this week that will rally in favor of the Maryland DREAM Act — and push supporters to Vote FOR … Continue reading »

Washington Post Poll Finds Strong Support For Maryland DREAM Ballot Measure: 59% – 34%

Educating Maryland Kids is running the campaign to defend the state’s DREAM Act — and urging Marylanders to Vote FOR Question 4 on November 6th.  With 19 days til the election, supporters of Question 4 got some good news today from a new Washington Post poll showing strong support: Maryland voters broadly support a measure that … Continue reading »

Maryland Students Rally Support For Question 4; New Study Shows Economic Benefits

Four weeks from today, Maryland voters will have the chance to defend the DREAM Act by voting FOR Question 4.  So far, the polling looks good for our side. Supporters of Question 4, led by students, took to the streets over the weekend with a march by young people that concluded with a rally at the … Continue reading »

New Polls Show Strong Voters Support For Maryland DREAM Act

Editor’s Note: To remind you to vote FOR question 4 on the Maryland ballot in November, RSVP for this Facebook event page, and declare that you intend to vote FOR the Maryland DREAM Act. The DREAM Act is on the ballot in Maryland this fall. Last year, the Maryland General Assembly passed legislation granting in-state … Continue reading »

Maryland Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown: "Maryland Needs the DREAM Act"

When President Obama announced his relief plan for DREAM Act-eligible youth last month, the move was applauded as a highly necessary development in the fight to give relief to undocumented youth in the only country they call home. One important thing Obama’s DREAM relief could not include, however, was any mechanism to help DREAMers pay … Continue reading »