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Cindy Chew/2010 s.f. examiner file photoA new study by the Migration Policy Institute has found that 26 percent of students in San Francisco and Los Angeles public schools were English-language learners in the 2012-13 school year.

SF schools part of new study highlighting challenges facing California immigrant students

Two years after she emigrated from Jerusalem to the U.S., San Francisco…

Cindy Chew/2010 s.f. examiner file photoA new study by the Migration Policy Institute has found that 26 percent of students in San Francisco and Los Angeles public schools were English-language learners in the 2012-13 school year.

California immigration holds drop

Far fewer immigrants arrested by California law enforcement are being turned over…

AP Photo/Susan WalshIn this photo taken June 27

House GOP, Democrats clash over immigration

WASHINGTON — House Republicans took a tentative step toward offering citizenship to…

AP Photo/Susan WalshIn this photo taken June 27
AP Photo/Carolyn KasterThe House Judiciary Committee ranking Democrat

CBO: 8 million to gain legal status in Senate bill

WASHINGTON -- About 8 million immigrants living unlawfully in the United States would…

AP Photo/Carolyn KasterThe House Judiciary Committee ranking Democrat
J. Scott Applewhite/APHomeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on immigration reform.

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says immigration bill would boost security

WASHINGTON — Sweeping immigration legislation would improve U.S. security by helping authorities…

J. Scott Applewhite/APHomeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on immigration reform.
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Immigration reform supporters rally on Market street

Immigration reform supporters in San Francisco joined others across the state and…

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AP File PhotoA tentative deal has been reached to resolve a dispute between agriculture workers and growers that was standing in the way of a sweeping immigration overhaul bill

Tentative farm workers deal in immigration talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — A tentative deal has been reached between agriculture workers…

AP File PhotoA tentative deal has been reached to resolve a dispute between agriculture workers and growers that was standing in the way of a sweeping immigration overhaul bill
CBS News

Sen. Schumer sees deal this week on immigration

WASHINGTON — A raucous public debate over the nation's flawed immigration system…

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AP File PhotoSen. Chuck Schumer

Senators caution immigration deal not final

WASHINGTON  — Even with one of the largest hurdles to an immigration…

AP File PhotoSen. Chuck Schumer

President is right to hold out for more comprehensive immigration reform

Immigration reform is an innately thorny subject. It forces lawmakers to balance…

Getty Image File PhotoPresident Barack Obama announced the policy change stating that undocumented youths who came to the U.S. before the age of 16 may apply for deferred deportation.

Undocumented youths may soon apply for deferred deportation

Immigration experts are encouraging undocumented San Francisco youths to prepare for next…

Getty Image File PhotoPresident Barack Obama announced the policy change stating that undocumented youths who came to the U.S. before the age of 16 may apply for deferred deportation.

Encourage immigration from world's best and brightest students

Our immigration debate has been backward. To our great loss, in science,…

Obama can’t keep neglecting immigration reform, Hispanics

From Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, America celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month, signed…

Rick Perry Fades

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Obama courts Hispanics, but romance has cooled

President Obama courted an influential Hispanic group Monday, seeking to improve relations…

Case of gay couple facing deportation gets two-year delay

A federal immigration judge on Wednesday gave a gay couple two more…

Immigration from Mexico down close to zero

Immigration from Mexico to the United States has slowed down toward zero:…

Alabama did right by creating ‘chilling effect’ on immigration

As might be expected, liberals are whipping out the Bull Connor card…

Court backs sensible immigration controls

There aren’t many issues in America these days that incite as much…

DOJ fails America in immigration cases

The fundamental dishonesty of the Justice Department’s annual reports on immigration courts…