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DACA supporters want Rep. Chris Smith to back a ‘clean’ Dream Act

By Steph Solis, the Asbury Park Press

Two Brookdale Community College students and a community organizer walked into U.S. Rep. Chris Smith’s office Thursday afternoon with a petition in hand.

The petition, which received 670 signatures from Smith’s fourth Congressional district, called on Smith to publicly support legislation that protects young immigrants who came here illegally as children from deportation without funding the border wall, increasing deportations or other policies President Donald Trump recently demanded.

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