Historic Immigration Debate To Grip SenateThe Senate is set to begin debating immigration Monday evening, and in a rare occurrence for the upper chamber of Congress, no one is quite sure how that will go.
Shutdown Less Likely As Senate Closes In On Budget AgreementBuoyed by the sudden likelihood of a budget pact, lawmakers are on track avoid a repeat of last month's government shutdown — though President Donald Trump unexpectedly raised the possibility of closing things down again if he can't have his way on immigration.
Bay Area Sanctuary Communities Respond To New Pressure From Feds“San Francisco is proud to be a sanctuary city. We’re also in full compliance with federal immigration law,” San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera said.
White House Aide Defends Anti-Immigrant Trump Campaign AdWhite House legislative director Marc Short defended Monday a recent re-election campaign ad from President Donald Trump that called Democrats "complicit in every murder committed by illegal immigrants."
Trump Administration Ends Special Protections For Salvadoran ImmigrantsThe Trump administration is ending special protections for Salvadoran immigrants, forcing nearly 200,000 to leave the country or face deportation.
Bay Area Cities, Counties Receive Sanctuary Warning Letters From DOJThe cities of San Francisco, Berkeley and Fremont were among 29 jurisdictions nationwide to receive sanctuary warning letters from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Bay Area Lawmakers, CEOs Blast Decision To End DACA ProgramBay Area leaders and CEOs are condemning the Trump administration's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
Trump Administration Ending DACA Program Protecting Young ImmigrantsPresident Donald Trump will phase out a program that has protected hundreds of thousands of young immigrants brought into the country illegally as children.
Mother Of 4 Deported After 20 Years In U.S. Following Traffic ViolationA mother of four living in Ohio was deported to Mexico after a traffic stop revealed she entered the country illegally from Mexico nearly 20 years ago.
9 Die In Immigrant-Smuggling Attempt In Sweltering TruckAt least 9 people died after being crammed into the back of a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Walmart in Texas.
Fremont City Council Approves Sanctuary City OrdinanceFremont was declared a “sanctuary city” at a City Council meeting last week.
San Francisco Pier Shooting Suspect Seeks Case's DismissalThe Mexican national charged with fatally shooting a young San Francisco woman walking on a city pier is seeking dismissal of his criminal case, which added to the national debate over illegal immigration.