City Visions California Laws Jerry Brown Anti-immigration Laws http://kalw.org en California's Dream Act: What are the implications for the Bay Area and beyond? http://kalw.org/post/californias-dream-act-what-are-implications-bay-area-and-beyond <p><b>Host:</b> Yumi Wilson</p><p><b>Producer:</b> Yumi Wilson<span style="display: none">&nbsp;</span></p><p>At a time when dozens of states are passing anti-immigrant laws, Gov. Jerry Brown has just signed a series of bills that sends a clear signal that California isn&#39;t about to punish them.</p><p>On Saturday, he signed a bill that will allow thousands of undocumented students in California to receive state financial aid to attend public colleges. AB131, which still faces approval by UC Regents, is set to take effect in 2013.</p> Mon, 17 Oct 2011 19:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 6805 at http://kalw.org