Undocumented immigrant students to rally for access to financial aid

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HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– Undocumented immigrants plan on rallying in Hartford on Thursday morning to push for a proposal that would help give children access to higher education.

Undocumented immigrant students, faith leaders, and allies will gather at the Capital for #AffordToDream Week Of Action in support of equal access to higher education for immigrant youth.Related: Immigrant youth to gather Monday, ask for equal access to higher education for undocumented students

The aim is to build support for the bi-partisan proposal that would help undocumented immigrant students access financial aid.

The rally will be held at the Legislative Office Building at 300 Capitol Avenue at 11 a.m.

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