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Pro-Armenian congressman supports Dream Act

18:35, 16.06.2012 Region: World News Theme: Society

California congressman Adam Schiff supported the Dream Act bill, which allows illegal migrants having come to the United States as minors to stay in the country.

According to Schiff, the bill will allow children, whose parents brought them illegally to the States to enter colleges, Glendale News-Press

To note, Schiff regularly raises issues on the Armenian Genocide, U.S. assistance to Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh, re-establishment of historical justice regarding the 1915 events in the Ottoman Empire, as well as criticizes denial by Turkish policy.

As Armenian News-NEWS.am earlier informed, the bill was also supported by the U.S. President Barack Obama. According to the data, over 800,000 young people, who were brought to the States illegally may avoid deportation and be granted a right to work.

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