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Quote of the moment: An aspiring soldier without papers

| "A Navy recruiter came to my high school, and I told him about my status. I told him that I was his next Navy SEAL (the best of the best). He chuckled, and I did, too. I told him I didn't have a Social Security number and asked if that would be a problem.

DREAM Act campaign heats up before vote tomorrow

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With a day to go before a Senate vote on the DREAM Act, proposed legislation that would allow a path to legal status for undocumented youths who go to college or join the military, student groups and other supporters are pulling out all the stops in their campaign to secure votes.

In the news this morning: DREAM Act vote on the way, Colin Powell on immigration, the Arizona appeal, Chuseok and more

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US Senate scheduled to vote on DREAM Act Tuesday | 89.3 KPCC

DREAM Act 101: The basics of the bill

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Since Tuesday, when Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) announced that he would attach the DREAM Act to a defense bill and move it toward a vote next week, the proposed legislation has been perhaps the biggest story involving the children of immigrants - in particular, young 1.

'Liberty for All' online comic strip makes rounds as DREAM Act moves toward vote

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An online comic strip about an undocumented college graduate named Libertad, nicknamed Liberty, has achieved unexpected notoriety in recent weeks, with art from the comic circulated on Facebook and on fliers distributed by supporters of the DREAM Act.

In the news today: The DREAM Act, the detention industry, Muslim in America, L.A.'s Maya community and more

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News Analysis - Immigration Path for Students Pushed in Senate - NYTimes.com (The New York Times)

DREAM Act supporters staging full-court press for upcoming vote

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A dozen or so young DREAM Act supporters sat in a cramped room in the Westlake district this afternoon, using every available phone line as they scrolled down lists of phone numbers for U.

'The Fence,' a documentary, airs tonight

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