Advocates rally in Hicksville for NY DREAM Act in New York budget

The New York State Legislature and Gov. Cuomo

The New York State Legislature and Gov. Cuomo are finalizing the budget deal that is due by April 1. (March 26, 2014 6:20 PM)

Immigration advocates rallied today in Hicksville to call on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to add the New York DREAM Act bill into this year's final budget.

The legislation is designed to help undocumented students apply for financial aid through the New York State Tuition Assistance Program.

The New York DREAM Act legislation passed in the Assembly but failed to pass in the Senate by two votes....

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