DREAM Act Closer To Becoming A Reality: Bill Coming To Floor Vote, Senators Speak Out In Support

Ryan Grim contributed to this report. WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) announced on Tuesday that he is moving on a major piece of immigration legislation in the coming days, bringing the DREAM Act one step closer to b…

Ryan Grim contributed to this report.

WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) announced on Tuesday that he is moving on a major piece of immigration legislation in the coming days, bringing the DREAM Act one step closer to becoming a reality. His comments followed a meeting with the Democratic caucus, in which several senators vocally urged their colleagues to make the legislation a priority.

In the caucus meeting, Reid discussed DREAM Act, and according to a Democratic source, Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) was “very very vocal” in telling the other lawmakers that they need to make the vote a priority.

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