Bill aimed at helping dreamers passes House


WASHINGTON, D.C. (WBRE/WYOU) — The House of Representatives took a major step towards protecting a group of undocumented immigrants.

Lawmakers passed a bill today aimed at helping dreamers become American citizens. Dreamers are immigrants brought into the U.S. illegally by their parents as children.

Despite passing with the support of seven Republicans, the bill is not expected to advance in the Senate.

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