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Maryland DREAM Act Shows Washington that Americans Are Ready for Immigration Reform

On a press call today national and state leaders discussed the path to victory for the recently passed DREAM Act in Maryland, which ensures that all Maryland kids whose families pay Maryland taxes are able to pay in-state tuition. Fred Yang, Partner, Garin Hart Yang Research Group, who has been monitoring support for MD DREAM … Continue reading »

Maryland Dream Act Victory Provides Lesson for Washington; Americans are Ready for Action on Immigration Reform

On a press call today national and state leaders discussed the path to victory for the recently passed DREAM Act in Maryland, which ensures that all Maryland kids whose families pay Maryland taxes are able to pay in-state tuition. Fred Yang, Partner, Garin Hart Yang Research Group, who has been monitoring support for MD DREAM … Continue reading »

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 »

If You're a Maryland Voter, Please Vote FOR Question 4 and Protect the Maryland DREAM Act!

If you’re a Maryland voter this Election Day, please also remember to vote FOR Question 4, which will protect the tuition bill widely known as the Maryland DREAM Act!  Here’s EJ Dionne writing about it in this morning’s Washington Post: A “yes” vote on Question 4 would ratify a state law that would make some … 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, Religious Leaders Voice Support FOR Maryland's Question 4

Earlier this week we wrote about a new University of Maryland Baltimore County study finding that the passage of Maryland’s Question 4 (a vote in favor of that state’s DREAM Act) will generate $66 million in economic benefits for the state: Maryland’s Dream Act, if approved by voters on Nov. 6, would lure more illegal … 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 »