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Video: A DREAM Act rally in Los Angeles

Students and supporters of the Development Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act at a rally outside the Roybal Learning Center yesterday afternoon, attended by Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Los Angeles Unified School District officials. A story is featured on the 89.3 KPCC website.

The proposed legislation, being voted on by the Senate today as part of a defense bill, would create a path to legal status for undocumented youths who attend college or join the military. Student groups and other supporters have events scheduled in California and other states throughout the week.

A synopsis of what the bill entails can be found here.