The head of the Ohio Hispanic Coalition says Columbus has a large stake in potential changes to immigration law. Joseph Mas says the city has a larger undocumented population than other Ohio cities.
Degree of Democracy- Sunday, April 14 at 4pm on WOSU TV
The documentary focuses on the impact of the Morrill Act, which celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2012.Â The Morrill Act passed in 1862 was named after Vermont Congressman Justin Morrill.Â The act established federal funding for higher education which created the land grant university system, leading to the development ofÂ The Ohio State University. TheÂ OSU history department has a nice web page dedicated to this important legislation; http://origins.osu.edu/article/1565/images/.