Sunday, April 24, 2011

Maryland Dream Act Passed in Final Hours of Legislative Session

Legislation would allow illegal immigrants to receive in-state college tuition.

After a turbulent journey in both the Maryland State House and Senate, legislation allowing illegal immigrants to qualify for in-state college tuition rates passed last night, as the 428th session of the Maryland General Assembly came to a close in Annapolis. Gov. Martin O’Malley (D) has pledged to sign the bill, paving the way for students to enroll in community college as early as this fall...[Full Article]