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Demonstration Day at the Capital

Demonstration Day at the Capital

Just another day at the Capitol. While hundreds of young people gathered near the State St. entrance tocall for the passage of the DREAM Act, which allows financial aid for college-bound children of undocumented aliens, hundreds more were on the East Capitol steps....rallying against the New York SAFE Act...<And, on the *west* side, nurses from all over the state are calling for more adequate staffing levels....Shirley Hunter is a nurse from Queens. Hunter and others we spoke to are concerned about recent events at the Capitol, but don't think their particular message will be drowned out by all the scandals and criminal charges involving lawmakers

 

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