Tag: dreamers

It’s time for a permanent solution to protect Dreamers

Depression, anxiety, frustration: This was my reality as an undocumented young woman living in the United States. For many years the love and support of my family was the only thing that sustained me. 

DREAMers ask loved ones to be their votes at the ballot box

A new ad from For Our Future and MoveOn.org Political Action entitled “My Vote is Their Voice.”

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Attorney General Mark Herring on rejection of bill to end in-state tuition for DACA students

Attorney General Mark Herring issued the following statement following a vote by the Senate to reject legislation to take away in-state tuition from Virginia students who have been declared “lawfully present” through the DACA program.

Senate rejects bill to deny DREAMers in-state tuition

Today, in the State Senate, one Republican senator voted with his 19 Democratic colleagues to defeat Senator Dick Black’s (R-Loudoun) SB 722, which would have denied DREAMers in-state tuition at Virginia colleges and universities.