Supporting ‘Dreamers’ is our civic and moral duty

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Sixteen years ago as a pastor of a Latino church in my Chicago neighborhood of La Villita, I saw the impact firsthand when our U.S. House Representative, Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.), introduced a piece of legislation that would help undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children, move toward legal status. Not long after his idea was introduced, it moved to the Senate where it was named the Dream Act.