Access Minnesota

5 September 2013

The DREAM Act Becomes Law In Minnesota

For the week of September 8th, 2013

School is back in session, and for the children of undocumented immigrants in Minnesota, their dreams of pursuing a college education are closer to reality. The recently enacted Minnesota Prosperity Law provides these students with access to in-state tuition and financial aid. On the next Access Minnesota, State Representative Carlos Mariani discusses the so-called Dream Act and how it is making higher education more affordable for undocumented Minnesota kids.

  • Guest:Carlos Mariani, State Representative from District 65B in St. Paul
  • Issues:What the DREAM Act means for children of undocumented immigrants; Eliminating the achievement gap in Minnesota between white students and students of color

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