California Dream

SLLI: Its New Year Born Into Trouble

2011 was a bittersweet year for State Legislators for Legal Immigration (SLLI). As a coalition of lawmakers committed to a nativist program, SLLI depends on its constituents to vilify immigrants and pass exclusionary legislation; additionally, it’s little more than a … Continued

Cross-Post: California Dream Act Signed By Jerry Brown: Second Bill Passes

Originally posted by Huffington Post: 10/8/11 07:49 PM ET Updated: 10/8/11 09:21 PM ET On Saturday, Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 131, the second bill of the two-part California Dream Act, allowing undocumented immigrant students to apply for state-funded financial aid … Continued