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Opinion: Does Mitt Romney Have An October Surprise For The Debate?

Is Mitt Romney planning an October surprise of sorts for tonight? Has he been saving big policy announcements and details for the debate?

10/03/2012

Bolivian Diego Mariaca(R) and his brother Gustavo Mariaca(L) fill out paperwork under the 'Dream Act' (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: A Step Forward And A Step Back For The American Dream

Yesterday the Obama administration put in place provisions of the DREAM Act that brought many young people out of the shadows to participate in the American Dream. On the same day a judge in Pennsylvania let stand what may be the most egregious attempt at voter suppression in a generation.

08/16/2012

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Opinion: Romney’s Nixonian Secret Plans

Mitt Romney has provided no details, not even a hint, of what his immigration plan is. Either this is a lousy sales job, which is bad, or he has no idea there’s a difference between running Bain Capital and running the nation, which is worse.

06/22/2012

A student's t-shirt for immigration reform (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Can’t Even Lead From Behind

The guy who passed health care reform in Massachusetts and vowed to repeal the Affordable Care Act can’t take a policy position on Obama’s executive order on immigration enforcement?

06/19/2012

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Advocates For Illegal Immigrant Students Shift Focus

Student immigrant advocates in Massachusetts say after the defeat of the federal DREAM Act they are shifting their efforts to state legislation that would allow undocumented students to attend state colleges at in-state tuition rates.

02/12/2011

WBZ TV's Yadires Nova-Salcedo talks with MIRA's Lauren Powers about the DREAM Act.

The DREAM Act – A Holiday Wish for Many Young People in America

The DREAM Act is one of the hottest topics of debate right now. The bill was passed by the House of Representatives on Wednesday December 8th and now it’s in the hands of the Senate. […]

WBZ-TV–12/18/2010

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Centro: DREAM Act

Yadires Nova-Salcedo talks with Lauren Powers of the MIRA Coalition about the DREAM Act.

12/18/2010

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Dreaming of the “Dream Act”

Every member of the state’s congressional delegation supports the “Dream Act”, except for Senator Scott Brown. Many local immigrants hope to change the Senator’s mind. WBZ News Radio’s Carl Stevens spoke with one of them, […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/13/2010

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DREAM Act Or Nightmare?

Frank Soults, Communications Director for The Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA) sits down with Dan to defend the DREAM act and the benefit of clearing a path to citizenship for young illegal immigrants.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/06/2010

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Speaking Out On Immigration Reform

WBZ News Radio’s Mary Blake concludes her week long series Immigration: An American Dream with a look at the politics of immigration reform.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/12/2010