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The Majority of Senators Voted for the DREAM Act

Assemblyman Francisco Moya released the following statement on the DREAM Act: "If Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, Senate co-leader Jeff Klein, and Governor Andrew Cuomo all support the New York State Dream Act, then there's no reason we can't...

March 20, 2014
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New York DREAM Act Fails to Pass State Senate

The New York DREAM Act failed to pass the State Senate today by 2 votes. The DREAM Act passed the Assembly in February and Governor Cuomo had vowed to sign the legislation if it reached his desk, so the Senate represented the final hurdle for...

March 17, 2014
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The New York Times, The New York Post and The New York Daily News All Agree...It's Time to Pass the New York DREAM Act

It is rare for the editorial boards of all three major New York newspapers to come down in the same place. So when they do, it's reason to take notice. What do they all agree about? That it's time to pass the New York DREAM Act this...

March 12, 2014
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ICYMI: Newsday Endorses the DREAM Act

Newsday, the newspaper of record for Long Island, endorsed the New York DREAM Act, saying that it holds the key to helping New York's undocumented students avoid "lives of low wages and unstable employment." Explaining their endorsement, the...

March 11, 2014
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New York State Assembly Passes DREAM Act

The New York State Assembly passed the DREAM Act yesterday, with a strong showing of support. The bill now heads to the State Senate. Assemblyman Francisco Moya (D-Jackson Heights), the sponsor of the bill, reacted to the news: "I am...

February 26, 2014
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