the need to pass the dream act

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THE NEED TO PASS THE

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WHAT IS THE DREAM ACT?

WILL GIVE A SELECT GROUP OF UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS WHO CAME AS CHILDREN, A PATHWAY TO CIZTENSHIP.

INTRODUCED IN 2001 - BY SEN.ORIN HATCH (R) AND SEN.DICK DURBIN(D) REQUIREMNETS CAME BEFORE THE AGE OF 16 - GRADUATE FROM A U.S. HIGH SCHOOL - ATTEND COLLEGE OR ENLIST IN THE MILARTY

42%

GALLUP POLL 2010

54% Support Against

* SEN. MARCO RUBIO (R) IS PROPOSING HIS OWN VERSION * ONLY A CONCEPT, HE DOES NOT HAVE HIS BILL OUT YET.

* - NON-IMMIGRANT VISAS INSTEAD OF CONDTIONAL RESIDENCY STATUS * THE PATHWAY TO CITZENSHIP WILL BE THE DIFFERENCE COMPARED TO THE ORIGINAL.

-WON’T CREATE A NEW PATHWAY TO CITZENSHIP

A SLIM OF REPUBLICANS SUPPORTED THE DREAM ACT IN THE PAST, BUT ARE BACKING AWAY FROM IT FOR POLITICAL REASONS.

ON 2007 12 REPUBLICANS SENATORS VOTED FOR IT ON 2010 ONLY 3 REPUBLICANS SENATORS VOTED FOR IT THE ORIGINAL CO-WRITER ORRIN HATCH (R )HAS EVEN DENOUNCED IT TO KEEP HIS SEAT ON CONGRESS. HE’S UP FOR RELECTION THIS YEAR.

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