Assembly Higher Ed Committee Passes NYS Dream Act

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, Higher Education Committee Chair Deborah J. Glick, and Assemblyman Francisco P. Moya announced today (2.12.13) the Assembly Higher Education Committee passed, with overwhelming and bipartisan support, the New York DREAM Act (A.2597), a significant step forward for the measure which would allow immigrant youth to apply for state tuition assistance and financial aid.

Read the news release and watch video of the news conference