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Union City, New Jersey (My9NJ) - Yesterday Governor Christie ceremonially signed the Dream Act in Union City, New Jersey, where he previously addressed Hispanic voters.

The bill allows undocumented students to have the opportunity to pay in-state tuition rates for higher education.

Christie also took the time to kick-to-the-curb any negativity that would come his way for signing this bill by reconfirming that this is in fact good for New Jersey’s economy.

Christie believes that Washington D.C. should look at New Jersey as an example because both Republicans and Democrats worked together on making this Dream Act a reality.

“Instead of us just going to our separate corners and taking partisan positions, the speaker, Senator Sweeney, Senator Stack and others, all came together and said let’s find a place where we can make this work because the biggest priority are the young people,” Christie said.

Many people feel like this is just another step for Christie towards his presidential aspirations considering that this bill was signed privately months ago and he chose to stage a big event so that Republicans nationally know he is working on getting the Hispanic vote.

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