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Tens of thousands of immigration reform supporters march in the 'Rally for Citizenship' on the West Lawn of the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on April 10, 2013. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Immigration Reform Activists Rally In Bay Area, Nationwide

Demonstrators were marching in the Bay Area as several rallies across California pushed for a change in the nation’s immigration policy.

04/10/2013

Mexican-American farm workers harvest broccoli March 12, 2009 near El Centro, California.(David McNew/Getty Images)

Sen. Feinstein: Immigration Deal For Agricultural Workers Reached

California Senator Dianne Feinstein said Tuesday a tentative agreement has been reached to end a dispute over agriculture workers that has been part of negotiations on a sweeping immigration overhaul.

04/09/2013

Labor Leaders Honor Cesar Chavez’s Legacy With SJ Reform March

Labor and religious leaders marched for immigration reform and held a public foot washing at the downtown federal building Thursday to celebrate legendary leader Cesar Chavez, marking the 20th anniversary of the popular Chavez march.

03/28/2013

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook’s Zuckerberg To Push Immigration Reform

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is forming a new issues advocacy group to promote immigration reform, education and other policies aimed at growing the economy.

03/25/2013

Santa Clara County Seal

Immigration Reform On The Agenda For Santa Clara County Supervisors

For the first time in decades, Santa Clara County Supervisors plan to take up immigration reform. The hotly debated topic is slated for discussion Tuesday.

02/25/2013

California State Capitol in Sacramento (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Poll Finds Californians Upbeat Over Future, Budget Plan

A new poll finds that Californians are more optimistic about the future of the state than at any time since before the recession.

01/31/2013

Capitol Hill

Immigration Reform Efforts Applauded By South Bay Day Laborers

Talk of sweeping immigration reform on Capitol Hill is being cheered by day laborers in Silicon Valley, although there are still concerns about the nuts and bolts of the proposal.

01/28/2013

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Silicon Valley Tech Companies See Opportunity For Immigration Reform

Now that President Barack Obama has named immigration reform one of his top priorities this year, some technology giants of Silicon Valley plan to press for changes that would help them bring more skilled workers to the U.S.

01/23/2013

Accused killer Binh Thai Luc and the scene of five murders at 16 Howth Street in San Francisco. (CBS)

Closer Look: SF Massacre Prompts Review Of Vietnamese Immigration Policies

The arrest of Binh Thai Luc for five murders in San Francisco’s Ingleside District has focused both local and nationwide attention on U.S. immigration and deportation policies

03/30/2012

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Mayor Calls For Immigration Reform In Wake Of 5 Murders

Mayor Lee said Binh Thai Luc, arrested on suspicion of killing five victims found inside a home near San Francisco City College, should not have been allowed to return to the Bay Area after Vietnam refused to allow him back.

03/27/2012

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