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Dreamer from Transylvania University rallies for DREAM Act, hopeful for congressional resolution as DACA nears end

10/07/2017 03:43 PM

LEXINGTON — Paola Garcia wasn’t expecting to become a YouTube sensation when she shared her experience with a fellow Transylvania University student who urged others to report her to Homeland Security and have her deported to Mexico. In fact, the undocumented immigrant didn’t even tell her parents before she uploaded her video for the world to see. “They were like, ‘What?’ but they weren’t surprised,” Garcia said in an interview Friday. “Another thing that my father’s always told me — me and... Read more 

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