>Vote On N.J. Bill Allowing In-State Tuition for Illegal Immigrants Called Off
The sponsor of a bill that would have allowed illegal immigrants to pay lower in-state tuition rates at New Jersey’s public colleges called off a vote on it Monday because he lacked the support needed to pass.
“We just don’t have enough votes,” explained Sen. Ronald Rice, D-Essex, adding that it was about four votes short of the necessary 21 during the closing hours of the Legislature’s lame-duck session.
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Thanks to everyone who called and voiced opposition to this Bill