Valedictorian Avoids Deportation
Daniela Pelaez is a high school senior with a GPA of 6.7 (Yes, you read it right) and according to cnn.com, she is top in her class of 823 students.
She and her sister were scheduled to be deported until they were given a 2 year reprieve under prosecutorial discretion because they have not been in any trouble with the law.
Instead of deporting talented DREAMers, the DREAM Act should be passed. It would greatly benefit the US. Who knows, maybe Daniela will find a cure for cancer.
President Obama’s views on the DREAM Act & Immigration:
What is the DREAM Act?:
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