Democratic Lawmakers Unveil Biden-Backed Immigration Overhaul BillAfter weeks of deliberations, congressional Democrats and the White House on Thursday unveiled an immigration overhaul bill that would reshape U.S. immigration laws and allow millions of immigrants living in the country without authorization to obtain legal status.
Biden Signs Executive Orders On Immigration, Creates Task Force For Separated FamiliesPresident Biden on Tuesday signed three executive orders to set up a task force to locate migrant families separated under the Trump administration, reshape U.S. border and asylum policy and review restrictions made to the legal immigration system over the past four years.
Santa Clara County, San Francisco Win Final Judgment Over Trump Administration On Sanctuary City FundingSanta Clara County and San Francisco won a final victory in a lawsuit Friday challenging President Donald Trump's threat to withhold federal funding for sanctuary cities and counties.
Hundreds Speak Out As Santa Clara County Votes To Study Notifying ICE Of Violent FelonsAn emotional debate on Santa Clara County's immigration policy ended Tuesday with supervisors voting to study changing sanctuary laws to allow federal authorities to be notified of undocumented inmates who have been convicted of specific crimes.
Bambi Larson Murder Case Stirs Immigration Policy Debate In San JoseSouth Bay leaders are squaring off after a recent San Jose murder case has officials taking sides over Santa Clara County's immigration policy.
Trump Administration Looks To Sidestep Limits On Immigrant Children DetentionsThe Trump administration said Thursday it plans to circumvent a longstanding court agreement that governs how children are treated in immigration custody, in part to detain families longer as a way to deter migrants from crossing the Southwestern border illegally.
ICE: Crying Girl In Iconic Image Was Never Separated From MotherThe picture of a Honduran girl crying as she and her mother are detained in Texas has grabbed worldwide attention and come to symbolize the intense debate about separating children from their parents.
Oakland Mayor Fires Back After 'Libby Schaaf Act' IntroducedThree months after Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf alerted the Bay Area about an impeding ICE raid, a Republican congressman introduced a bill Monday that could send any official to prison if they make such a warning.
Trump Again Urges Criminal Investigation Of Oakland Mayor SchaafPresident Donald Trump again urged U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to investigate Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf for obstructing justice during a Sanctuary City roundtable with California leaders opposed to the pro-immigrant policies Wednesday at the White House.
Trump Pushes For Use Of 'Nuclear Option' On BorderTrump administration officials said Monday they're crafting a new legislative package aimed at closing immigration "loopholes," hours after the president called on Republicans in Congress to immediately pass a border bill using the "Nuclear Option if necessary" to muscle it through.
'Dreamers' Left In Limbo As Senate Rejects Immigration BillsThe Senate left hundreds of thousands of "Dreamer" immigrants in limbo Thursday, rejecting rival plans that would have spared them from deportation and strengthened the nation's border security.
Trump Administration Moves To Detain Migrant Families LongerThe Trump administration on Thursday moved to abandon a longstanding court settlement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept locked up.
New Federal Charges Filed Against Man Acquitted In Steinle ShootingFederal authorities have charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week after a San Francisco jury acquitted him of murder for the shooting death of Kate Steinle.
Poll Shows Surprising Bay Area Support For Key Trump Immigration PoliciesAn exclusive new Survey USA poll offered a stunning snapshot of where the Bay Area stands on immigration Monday, with the new numbers revealing that more local residents are backing President Trump's policies than you might think.
Trump To Mexico: Take Care Of 'Bad Hombres' Or US Might Send TroopsPresident Donald Trump threatened in a phone call with his Mexican counterpart to send U.S. troops to stop "bad hombres down there" unless the Mexican military does more to control them, according to an excerpt of a transcript of the conversation obtained by The Associated Press.