POSTED: Monday, December 20, 2010 - 11:07am
UPDATED: Wednesday, December 22, 2010 - 9:16am
El Paso - Locals are giving their opinions on how the failed DREAM Act will affect El Paso directly.
Some believe this will negatively impact students studying here in El Paso who were trying to become citizens legally.
The DREAM Act was just five votes shy of moving onto the Senate floor.
This controversial bill has many people speaking about what they believe to be best for the future of our country.
Today we're talking to people who were counting on the DREAM Act's passing.