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LIers travel to D.C. to rally for the Dream Act

Eighteen Long Islanders are on a bus from Farmingville to Washington, D.C., where they will meet up with others to rally for the Dream Act -- to provide legal residency for many immigrants who arrived illegally in the country as children -- and for an extension of TPS, which gives immigrants from 10 countires that have suffered war, natural disasters and other catastrophes temporary legal residency.