Senator Sachs met with students from Palm Beach State College to discuss a proposed bill that would provide instate tuition rates for the dependent children of immigrants. Under this bill, dependent children would not be denied resident classification for tuition purposes, provided they meet certain requirements. Senator Sachs recognizes the importance of education and the doors it can unlock for students. Eligible students should not be barred from affordable education opportunities based on the immigration status of their parents.

Senator Sachs with students from the American Scandinavian Student Exchange program. From left to right: Yelizaveta Tedeyeva from Kazakhstan, Irina Pikina from Russia & Shahnoza Ahmadjonova from Tajikistan

Senator Sachs with students from the American Scandinavian Student Exchange program. From left to right: Yelizaveta Tedeyeva from Kazakhstan, Irina Pikina from Russia & Shahnoza Ahmadjonova from Tajikistan

Senator Sachs with Jeremiah Samuel, a Broward College student who shadowed the Senator

Senator Sachs with Jeremiah Samuel, a Broward College student who shadowed the Senator

 

Any students who are making the trip to Tallahassee, please contact our office so we can arrange a tour of the Senate chambers.