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Students Rally To Support 'Maryland DREAM Act'

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State Sen. Victor Ramirez joins students at rally to promote a bill that would provide in-state college tuition to undocumented students in Maryland. The bill has since passed in the state Senate.
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State Sen. Victor Ramirez joins students at rally to promote a bill that would provide in-state college tuition to undocumented students in Maryland. The bill has since passed in the state Senate.

The students did more than just chant "Yes we can! Yes we can!" in Spanish outside the state capital, they also met with legislators to explain the challenges of paying out-of-state tuition.

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