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Coffman's Recycled Immigration Fakery

Jason Salzman | Posted 09.09.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Reporters shouldn't be fooled by Rep. Mike Coffman's recycled attempts to paint his Democratic challenger Morgan Carroll as anti-immigrant. Coffman tr...

Senate Candidate Dodges Questions

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.01.2017 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Former state Rep. Jon Keyser eagerly offered his opinion on the Iran nuclear deal, but he dodged questions on whether he'd like to change TABOR and abolish a state program offering in-state tuition for undocumented college students.

Dreamers Can't Sue For In-State Tuition In Georgia, Court Rules

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 02.01.2016 | Home

The Supreme Court of Georgia ruled on Monday that students who have received deportation relief from the federal government can't sue to be eligible f...

Rick Perry Tries Again

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.10.2016 | Home
Chris Weigant

He, obviously, wants to follow the trail Bush blazed from the Texas governor's office to the Oval Office. However, this will be the second run for Perry, and he'll have to improve significantly on his previous performance to even have a chance of doing so.

Roque Planas

Judge Hands Arizona Dreamers Big Win With Tuition Ruling | Roque Planas | Posted 05.06.2015 | Home

Undocumented immigrants living in Arizona while their deportations are deferred are lawfully residing in the state and therefore eligible to pay in-st...

Why Does Georgia Force Young Immigrants to Look Elsewhere When Chasing the American Dream?

Azadeh Shahshahani | Posted 05.12.2015 | Home
Azadeh Shahshahani

Diana Umana was hoping to stay in Georgia to be close to her family and to be able to contribute to her community. But she is doubtful that she can afford the out-of-state tuition rate that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals grantees must pay to attend Georgia colleges. She will be looking for more affordable places elsewhere in the country to attend school.

4 Ways For Out-Of-State Students To Get In-State Tuition

| Posted 12.15.2014 | Home

So you just got into this fantastic college that makes your parents sigh with relief. There's just one catch—you're an out-of-state student, and the...

Will Florida Grant In-state Tuition to Undocumented Students?

Juan Escalante | Posted 04.27.2014 | Home
Juan Escalante

With so much back and forth on the issue, it will be up to both Democrats and Republicans to come together and ensure that this is a victory for both Florida and undocumented youth, not their political parties.

Florida Politicians Confused About In-State Tuition

Ediberto Roman | Posted 04.15.2014 | Miami
Ediberto Roman

Lately, Florida headlines have been filled with conservative political leaders coming out in support of DREAMers. While what follows may be slightly confusing to some, and has even confused one of the country's top law firms hired to advise our state's flagship university, let's examine the issue.

Samantha Lachman

Emilio Vicente Runs To Help All Undocumented Students | Samantha Lachman | Posted 02.10.2014 | Home

Undocumented immigrant Emilio Vicente is on the ballot Tuesday in North Carolina. The job is short-term but offers a significant platform: Vicente, a ...

Chris Christie: Undocumented Students Can Pay In-State Tuition

Reuters | Posted 02.18.2014 | Home

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Students who are undocumented immigrants will be allowed to pay lower, in-state tuition at New Jersey public universities and col...

Arizona Refuses To Drop Lawuit Over In-State Tuition

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.22.2013 | Home

Activists clashed with Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne on Monday over his refusal to drop a state lawsuit against community colleges offering in-st...

Support the North Carolina 'One State, One Rate' Campaign

Emilio Vicente | Posted 11.10.2013 | Home
Emilio Vicente

We are calling on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation's first public university, to grant in-state tuition to undocumented students.

A Reason To Second-Guess Staying Close To Home

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.11.2013 | Home

Tuition for in-state students at public colleges rose faster than nonresident rates, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Education r...

Undocumented Immigrants Not Taking Advantage Of Huge Financial Break

Politico | Posted 07.09.2013 | Home

Fifteen states have passed laws allowing undocumented immigrants to pay in-state tuition at public colleges — a huge incentive for lower-income kids...

Support Let's Learn: Access to Higher Education for Undocumented Students in NC

Emilio Vicente | Posted 04.09.2013 | Home
Emilio Vicente

The undocumented students I know are motivated and want to better themselves and their communities, so why should they struggle because of immigration status -- because they weren't lucky enough to be born in the U.S.?

Tyler Kingkade

Military Vets Get Forced To Pay Thousands Extra For College | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 12.20.2012 | Home

NEW YORK -- After serving in the military, Andrew Sammons returned to home to the house where he lived with his wife in North Carolina and decided to ...

Tancredo Says Metro Lawsuit "Probably Going Nowhere"

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.05.2013 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Former Congressman Tom Tancredo told me this week that his idea to sue Metro State University for offering a reduced tuition rate to the children of illegal immigrants is "probably going nowhere."

Massachusetts Grants In-State Tuition To Undocumented

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 11.19.2012 | Home

Undocumented immigrants who qualify for deferred deportation will get tuition breaks at public colleges and universities in Massachusetts. An unna...

Elise Foley

Kris Kobach Convinces GOP To Toughen Immigration Platform | Elise Foley | Posted 08.21.2012 | Home

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the author of Arizona's SB 1070 immigration bill, ensured on Tuesday that the Republican Party platform will al...

Where College Is Getting Most Expensive

SmartMoney | ANNAMARIA ANDRIOTIS | Posted 08.15.2012 | Money

SmartMoney: For parents concerned about the rising cost of college, financial advisers have traditionally recommended public universities. After al...

Will Student Loan Default Cause the Next Recession?

Pamela Yellen | Posted 06.27.2012 | Money
Pamela Yellen

With the costs of higher education high and rising, it's important for families to start planning for college early. Yet most people don't know the pitfalls to traditional college savings plans.

Don't Let College Rejections Stand in Your Way

Rebecca Joseph | Posted 05.26.2012 | Home
Rebecca Joseph

May 1 is the national college decision day. So that means seniors and their families need to spend the next five weeks making some very powerful college decisions.

A Cloudy Day in the History of the Sunshine State

Felipe Sousa-Rodriguez | Posted 04.18.2012 | Home
Felipe Sousa-Rodriguez

Lack of courage from our leaders in Tallahassee has put in jeopardy the future of Latinos in Florida and the future of our state.

Hey Florida Leaders: You Have a Rare Opportunity to Support the Right to Education

Ediberto Roman | Posted 04.07.2012 | Miami
Ediberto Roman

Florida leaders, the question is simple: do you want to be known to be like the economically irresponsible Alabama politicians, or do you want to support everyone's right to education?