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  • Future of 'Dream 9' activists who self-deported is still uncertain

    It’s unclear how long Lulu Martinez will be held in immigration detention -- or if she'll be deported. Still, the 23-year-old college student, brought to the United States illegally as a child, says that she and eight others who staged an...
  • Thousands of immigrants seek drivers licenses

    Thousands of immigrants seek drivers licenses
    Thousands of immigrants living here without legal permission will start the new year demonstrating skills in parallel parking and two-point turns in hopes of becoming licensed drivers in Maryland. Maryland joins a handful of states on Jan. 1 that...
  • Fairness and the estate tax [Letter]

    I have a hard time understanding The Sun's fairness doctrine. We often read on this editorial page about our need to be fair to illegal immigrants (Dream Act, drivers licenses), minorities (income and education achievement disparities), our poor...
  • Putting aside apologies, Chris Christie looks to second term

    Putting aside apologies, Chris Christie looks to second term
    TRENTON, N.J. -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie may have spent the better part of the last two weeks apologizing for "Bridgegate," but now, it seems, the apologies are over. In a 20-minute inaugural address in an auditorium at the War Memorial in...
  • Obama tells heckler he won't bypass Congress to stop deportations

    Obama tells heckler he won't bypass Congress to stop deportations
    President Obama told a heckler who interrupted a speech on immigration Monday that he will not circumvent Congress and try to halt deportations by executive order because the U.S. is “a nation of laws.” “Please use your executive...
  • Obama uses heckler to make point on immigration

    Obama uses heckler to make point on immigration
    President Obama told a heckler who interrupted a speech on immigration Monday that he would not circumvent Congress and try to halt deportations by executive order because the U.S. is "a nation of laws." "Please use your executive order!" shouted the...
  • 33 'Dreamers' detained at Texas border crossing, activist says

    An update to our Q&A posted earlier about a group of undocumented youths attempting to cross the U.S. border into Texas: 30 of them and three of their parents were detained at the Laredo crossing, one of the organizers told the Los Angeles Times on Monday...
  • Brown proposes college loans for children of immigrants here illegally

    Brown proposes college loans for children of immigrants here illegally
    Building on the Dream Act approved by voters in 2012, Democrat Anthony G. Brown proposed Thursday that Maryland provide low-interest college loans to the children of workers who are in this country illegally. Brown's proposal came on a busy day in the...
  • Two Long Beach colleges will offer Dream scholarships

    Two Long Beach colleges will offer Dream scholarships
    Two Long Beach colleges are among 12 nationally that will offer scholarships to low-income students who are in this country illegally and not eligible for federal financial aid, officials announced Tuesday. Long Beach City College and Cal State Long...
  • Anuncian programa que ayudará a 2.000 "dreamers" con becas

    Anuncian programa que ayudará a 2.000 "dreamers" con becas
    Un programa de becas para los llamados "soñadores", anunciado esta semana en Washington, permitirá a más de 2.000 estudiantes indocumentados de bajos ingresos graduarse con títulos universitarios en el país. El nuevo movimiento nacional, TheDream.US.,...
  • Maryland cedes millions in corporate taxes [Commentary]

    Maryland cedes millions in corporate taxes [Commentary]
    Maryland has long been considered among the bluest of blue states, firmly in the Democratic camp. Its recent progressive record on social justice has only further burnished that reputation: passing the Dream Act to allow in-state college tuition —...