News from a colleague inside the beltway that the recent DREAM Act push is not for real, only a political ploy for the mid-term elections - that the votes are really not there... Then we see this story in the NYT about a DREAMers school records being subpoenaed by ICE.
Obama what have you done to us?
By KIRK SEMPLE
Published: September 17, 2010 - New York Times
But now he is facing a different kind of challenge: an investigation by immigration authorities who have subpoenaed his school records, without explaining why.
The subpoena, which New York City school officials say is highly unusual here, has raised alarm among some immigration lawyers and civil libertarians who say they fear that the federal government is opening a new front in immigration enforcement, in a city where officials have staunchly defended immigrant rights.
Mr. Coulibaly’s lawyers, who have sued to quash the request, contend that the City Department of Education was prepared to release the files without resistance, even though the subpoena did not have the backing of a court order and could have been challenged...link to complete NYT article