Should DREAMers be allowed to work in Congress?
Kamala Harris, a presidential candidate introduced legislation with Sens. Dick Durbin and Catherine Cortez-Masto that would make DREAMers eligible to work in Congress as staffers or interns.
“The giant sign outside my office says, ‘DREAMers Welcome Here’ because we know and value the contributions that these young people have made to their communities,” Harris said in a statement. “Government works best when it reflects the people it represents.”
“She’s been a strong advocate particularly on issues that I’m concerned about: comprehensive immigration reform, DACA and Dreamers,” Durbin said. “I think there’s a certain intensity to her position based on the state she represents because of the diversity of” California.