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    Undocumented immigrant students can now receive state-funded financial aid to attend college in California

    The law allows top students who are on a path to citizenship to apply and receive the state aid, the governor said.
    About 2,500 students are projected to receive Cal Grants totaling $14.5 million, according to the California Department of Finance. That averages out to $5,800 per student.
    The funding amounts to 1% of the overall $1.4 billion Cal Grant program, officials said.
    More here: Undocumented immigrant students will be eligible for California aid - CNN.com

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    If they fill out the request form, Jenna, they will be documented. So what will you call them, then?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rhino View Post
    If they fill out the request form, Jenna, they will be documented. So what will you call them, then?
    Partially documented immigrants.

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    I like this. We have several thousand illegals making travel plans as I type in my state.

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    So, let me get this straight...I have to get a federal loan that I must pay back to go to college. But, an illegal immigrant can apply and receive a grant for college? WTF?
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    Whether or not a college accepts a criminal immigrant should be up to that universities by-laws, shouldn't it? Why does the government need to get involved?

    As far as grants/scholarships go. I wouldn't know anything about that. Since, as a citizen, I received neither.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rhino View Post
    Whether or not a college accepts a criminal immigrant should be up to that universities by-laws, shouldn't it? Why does the government need to get involved?

    If we are talking about private colleges and universities sure.

    Meanwhile, fishing in Russia:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkzV5AIK8iM
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    And this is the same state that has MASSIVE budget problems and is never more than a strong wind away from rolling blackouts.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ducky View Post
    And this is the same state that has MASSIVE budget problems and is never more than a strong wind away from rolling blackouts.
    Yep and they wonder why their always facing bankruptcy.
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    Meanwhile my legal citizen son has to enist in the guard to help defray tuition costs because his dad earns too much working three jobs to land need-based financial aid...

    WTF

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    Idiots.
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    Quote Originally Posted by countybear View Post
    Meanwhile my legal citizen son has to enist in the guard to help defray tuition costs because his dad earns too much working three jobs to land need-based financial aid...

    WTF
    This; when my daughter went to college this is what we dealt with...(3 jobs also, and wife unit was working p-t)
    Job security...

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    This is why my "Signature" on another board is, "Yes I live in California, Please don't hold that against me".

    As soon as I convince the Wife and find somewhere else, we are out of this idiotic state, (Yes I did not Capitalize that on purpose).

 

 

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