Tag: Casa de Maryland
Immigrant ‘Dreamers’ apply in droves for new program, thousands now expected to attend college
by Len Lazarick | August 16, 2012 | News | 25 |
The energy, excitement and raw emotion was undeniable as an estimated 1,000 “dreamers” showed up at CASA de Maryland’s Langley Park center Wednesday for its inaugural application clinic, kicking off President Obama’s new deferred deportation program.Read More
Casa sues to stop referendum on immigrant tuition
by Len Lazarick | August 2, 2011 | Education, News | 6 |
Questioning the validity of the petitions and the legality of a referendum to overturn the Maryland granting in-state tuition to illegal immigrants, Casa de Maryland and eight Marylanders have sued the State Board of Elections, asking the court to cancel the planned referendum on the law and allow its provisions to take effect now.Read More
DREAM Act opponents declare first victory
by Len Lazarick | July 1, 2011 | News | 3 |
Opponents of the Maryland DREAM Act say they have collected more than twice the number of petition signatures needed to put the controversial new law on the 2012 general election ballot.Read More
State election board provides petition signature database to Casa de Maryland
by Len Lazarick | June 27, 2011 | News | 12 |
Responding to a Public Information Act request, the State Board of Elections gave immigrant advocacy group Casa de Maryland a disk with names, addresses and signatures of people who have signed the petition to bring in-state tuition for illegal immigrants to the ballot in 2012.Read More
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