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Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Hold Call on DREAM Act

Office of Media Affairs, The White House

Event Date 1: November 18, 2010 02:20 pm

Washington — Today, Thursday, November 18, 2010 at 2:20 pm ET, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will hold a press conference call on the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act (DREAM Act), which will play an important part in the Administration's efforts to have the highest proportion of college graduates in the world by 2020, making America more competitive in the global economy. Senator Reid has announced he will bring the DREAM Act for a vote as a stand-alone bill before the Congress concludes its work this year.

Event 1
Who : Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
What : On the record call on the DREAM Act
When : TODAY, November 18, at 2:20 pm ET
Where : (800) 288-8968 - Participants should ask to be connected to the "Secretary Duncan Call."