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State House committee hears pitch to give Georgia DACA students in-state tuition

A new report from FWD.us, a pro-immigration lobbying group, found that nearly 30,000 Georgians between 18 and 29 years old would immediately benefit from an expansion of in-state tuition to all undocumented students, and an additional 1,500 k-12 students who are undocumented would benefit each year over the next decade when they graduate from high school.