September 24, 2010 2:16 PM

Commentary: DREAM Act deserves a proper debate

Thousands of U.S. students have a dream. It's a dream they thought might move closer to reality this year through legislation giving them a path out of legal limbo. But the U.S. Senate this week used a procedural vote to stomp on that dream, with lots of huffing and finger pointing about "playing politics" weeks before Election Day.

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