Feinstein Against Spending Bill With No Immigrant ProtectionImmigrant groups hailed her comments as a victory after organizing protests outside of her office urging her not to back a bill that didn't include legislation known as the "Dream Act."
DACA Negotiations Reach Critical WeekAs lawmakers reach the final week to decide year-end government funding, negotiations on saving the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals program are reaching a fever pitch despite long odds.
Pelosi Disagrees With Protesters, Must Focus On DREAM Act NowHouse Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said that she respects young immigrants who shouted her down, but said their call for a comprehensive immigration overhaul was premature.
Demonstrators Shout Down Pelosi At San Francisco DREAM Act EventA vocal group of undocumented youths and their supporters drowned out House Minority Nancy Pelosi Monday at a news conference where she was calling for the immediate passage of the DREAM Act.
UC Sues Trump Administration Over Decision To End DACA ProgramThe University of California has sued the Trump administration over its decision to end a program protecting hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation.
Breaking Campaign Pledge, Trump Keeps DACA Program For Young ImmigrantsThe Trump administration is leaving in place a program protecting hundreds of thousands young immigrants from deportation - one that President Donald Trump had pledged to eliminate.
Fewer Undocumented Students Applying For Financial Aid Out Of FearUncertainty over President Trump's immigration enforcement has led fewer undocumented students to reach out for financial assistance.
South Bay Camp Child Molestation Suspect Known As 'Papa Bear' Investigated By Feds For Months, Had Deportation AmnestyThe Santa Clara County science camp counselor charged with child molestation had been the focus of a federal investigation into child exploitation months before his arrest – and was able to kept his work permit issued through a program for immigrants brought illegally into the country despite the probe.
Giants’ Romo Joins Dream Act Campaign For Immigration ReformSan Francisco Giants star pitcher Sergio Romo has joined an online effort in support of giving undocumented youth a chance to earn U.S. citizenship.
Opinion: Does Mitt Romney Have An October Surprise For The Debate?Is Mitt Romney planning an October surprise of sorts for tonight? Has he been saving big policy announcements and details for the debate?
DMV To Offer Driver's Licenses To Some Illegal ImmigrantsSome young people who currently reside in California illegally will soon be eligible for driver’s licences if they successfully enroll in President Barack Obama’s new work permit program, according to the California Department of Motor Vehicles.
Opinion: A Step Forward And A Step Back For The American DreamYesterday the Obama administration put in place provisions of the DREAM Act that brought many young people out of the shadows to participate in the American Dream. On the same day a judge in Pennsylvania let stand what may be the most egregious attempt at voter suppression in a generation.
Bay Area Immigrants Warned Of Scams As Deferred Deportation BeginsImmigrants and advocates in San Francisco celebrated Wednesday’s start of the federal government’s new deferred deportation policy, but at the same time urged young people applying for the program to make sure they get good legal advice.
Opinion: Romney's Nixonian Secret PlansMitt Romney has provided no details, not even a hint, of what his immigration plan is. Either this is a lousy sales job, which is bad, or he has no idea there’s a difference between running Bain Capital and running the nation, which is worse.
Opinion: Romney Can't Even Lead From BehindThe guy who passed health care reform in Massachusetts and vowed to repeal the Affordable Care Act can’t take a policy position on Obama's executive order on immigration enforcement?