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Brooklyn teenager Kevin Vayas joins fight for New York State Dream Act

The undocumented student says a college education would

The undocumented student says a college education would be impossible without financial aid. (February 28, 2014 10:48 AM)

A Brooklyn teenager is using his own story in the fight for more funding opportunities for immigrant students. 

Kevin Vayas is joining lawmakers and advocacy groups to push for the passage of the state's proposed Dream Act, which would allow undocumented college students to apply for financial aid. 

The 16-year-old traveled to Albany this week as the legislation passed the...

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