Brown to Meet Rep of Illegal Immigrant Students

Saturday, 17 Apr 2010 08:51 AM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown's office says he will meet with a college student from a coalition representing undocumented students, after students staged a sit-in at his Boston office.

The announcement comes after the group launched an online petition that garnered 300 signatures asking Brown to meet with undocumented students and hear their stories.

A Brown spokeswoman said Friday that the Republican will meet with one student, a U.S. citizen, from the group in the next four to six weeks.

Kyle de Beausset, a 24-year-old student activist and blogger, says he and other students presented the petition Friday to Brown's Boston office, then staged the sit-in.

During his campaign for Senate, Brown said he was against granting driver's licenses and in-state tuition rates to illegal immigrants.

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

NYT: Accounts Vary Widely on Key Elements of Ferguson Shooting

Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 23:27 PM

A St. Louis County grand jury in Missouri will hear evidence on Wednesday in the shooting death of Michael Brown by a wh . . .

Lt. Gen. Honore to Ferguson: Put Down Guns, Let People Speak

Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 22:39 PM

The police response to protests in Ferguson, Missouri, is just making things worse, and officers should put down their g . . .

Mother Mourns US Journalist Purportedly Beheaded by ISIS

Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 22:28 PM

The mother of American journalist James Foley, who was purportedly beheaded by Islamic militants, said on Tuesday her so . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved