AP Report: California Immigrant Deportations Plummet After TRUST ActFar fewer immigrants arrested by California law enforcement are being turned over to federal authorities for deportation since a new state law went into effect in January.
Some Say State AG Harris’ Option To Ignore ICE Is Not EnoughMany Bay Area counties said they have already been using their own discretion when notifying ICE about suspected illegal immigrants—something State Attorney General Kamala Harris just gave them permission to do. Some even said that Harris’s decision doesn’t go far enough.
Calif. Immigrant Advocates Say Licenses Not Enough, Blast Brown VetoesGov. Jerry Brown may have approved a bill allowing some illegal immigrants to get driver’s licenses, but it wasn’t good enough for some immigrant advocates.
Phil Matier: Representatives Putting Pressure On Gov. Brown Over TRUST ActSome of California's most high-ranking representatives on Capitol Hill are sending a strong message to Gov. Jerry Brown, calling on him to sign the state's hotly debated TRUST Act.
Santa Clara Co. Sheriff Enters Immigration Debate, Endorses TRUST ActSanta Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith has entered the immigration debate, taking a stance that departs from other sheriffs around the state.