The House of Representatives approved the DREAM Act yesterday by a vote of 216 to 198. The toughest hurdle is still to come, the Senate. The Senate was scheduled to vote on the measure today, but instead decided to postpone it until later this month. If you support this measure, now is the time to actively talk to your Senator, as this is the best chance yet to pass the DREAM Act.
See our older posts about the immigration DREAM Act, for more details about how this will provide a path to permanent residency for illegal children that grew up in the U.S.