Mayor Murray applauds the State Senate’s passage of the Dream Act

Mayor Murray had the following statement today regarding the passage of the Dream Act through the State Senate:

“I was proud to sponsor the Dream Act as a State Senator. I am pleased that the State Senate passed a similar bill today, and that all youth, regardless of status, will have better access to higher education. With the passage of the Dream Act, we have helped undocumented youth throughout Washington come closer to realizing the American Dream.”