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letters | immigration and the bay state

Patrick follows Obama’s lead in lifting scofflaws above overtaxed citizens

RE “STATE to widen tuition breaks: Illegal immigrants can pay resident rates” (Page A1, Nov. 19): File this under: Very funny, now bring back the constitution.

Governor Patrick needs to be reminded that we have, not one, but three branches of government. Not once, but twice, the Massachusetts Legislature rejected a state version of the DREAM Act, allowing reduced tuition rates to illegal immigrants who attend state colleges and universities. Did I miss something?

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