Tagged with Dream Act

Christie Hails N.J. Version of Dream Act as Equalizer

In a move lauded by some and denounced by others, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie publicly signed legislation that now allows the children of immigrants who came to this country illegally, to pay in-state tuition at the state’s colleges and universities. The bill, which Christie privately signed into law back in late December so it … Continue reading

Immigration Vote Leaves Obama’s Policy in Disarray

The vote by the Senate on Saturday to block a bill to grant legal status to hundreds of thousands of illegal immigrant students was a painful setback to an emerging movement of immigrants and also appeared to leave the immigration policy of the Obama administration, which has supported the bill and the movement, in disarray. … Continue reading