Why DREAMers Put Family First

Fusion Immigration Editor Ted Hesson explains the shift in the DREAMer movement.
1:40 | 07/10/13

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I'm Ted -- -- and I'm here in Washington DC where hundreds of dreamers have gathered this morning to show their support for immigration reform. That dream movement is a little different this time around it's a broader message it's not just. Young undocumented people. Calling for immigration reform they're they're bringing mothers and fathers and kids with them to to help us explain it the new -- strategy we met up with Dave mother and a daughter who came all the way. To DC from Arizona. Taking pieces that time to be fighting for an immigration reform that -- -- -- at Bradley for citizenship that is an -- at nine nominees -- -- -- a lot of families that I and it be able to stay in at untrue without Pierre. In the past when we talk about dreamers who are we really talking about and -- -- that. Today and well dream is patiently laid the young people any -- -- payment from that dream my -- senate legislation and but -- -- do you -- right now like talking about our parents have ransacked their original dreamers who had that dream for have a better life -- -- to have. -- country -- gonna be value -- freedom and justice for all. How do you expect that to play -- in Washington -- the neighborhood. They get really need that come to get married and as a senate seat you know coming out -- -- -- -- that they're leaving the politics aside and we eat. They can beat Karina about this issue because this suspect -- -- every day but not only undocumented folks that'll sell. The United States we have some money families liar makes status families that they need -- together. While dreamers are out here rallying. House Republicans are actually having a meeting to discuss what they want their strategy to be going forward so this is a chance for dreamers to send the message that they want families to come first.

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