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Jerry Brown to sign Dream Act for undocumented college students

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Gov. Jerry Brown is expected to sign a bill Monday that will increase access to college financial aid for undocumented immigrants.

Brown is to appear with the author of the bill, Assemblyman Gilbert Cedillo (D-Los Angeles) at Cal State Los Angeles on Monday afternoon. The governor’s spokesman, Gil Duran, confirmed that Brown intended to sign the legislation, known as the California Dream Act.

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Similar legislation had been vetoed by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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-- Anthony York in Sacramento


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