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Immigration reform advocates rally across Conn.

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Hundreds of immigrants, supporters, and elected officials rallied Tuesday in cities across Connecticut to call for federal immigration reform. The events, organized by the Connecticut Immigrant Rights Alliance, took place in Danbury, New Haven, and Bridgeport on Tuesday and were set for Stamford and Hartford on Wednesday. Democratic members of Connecticut’s Legislature are expected to attend the rallies, including Speaker Brendan Sharkey, Senator Andres Ayala, and Representatives Juan Candelaria, Ronald Lemar, and Ezequiel Santiago.