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California Near To Extending Health Coverage To Immigrant Kids

The California Senate has approved legislation that would make the state the first in the nation to extend health coverage to children who are in the country illegally.


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California Bill Would Insure People In U.S. Illegally

Immigrants living in the country illegally would be able to buy health insurance through the state of California under a proposed bill.


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Bill Would Give Licenses To Those In US Illegally

People living in the U.S. illegally would be able to seek a California driver’s license under a bill that passed the state Assembly.


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Two Sacramento Men Accused Of Running Counterfeit Document Operation

Two Sacramento men are accused of operating a counterfeit operation where they sold green cards, California identification cards, driver’s licenses and other documents.


Immigrants Prove Big Business For Prison Companies

The U.S. is locking up more illegal immigrants than ever and generating lucrative business for the nation’s largest prison companies.


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Illegal Immigrant Youth Plan Cross-Country Walk

Four illegal immigrant youth activists will walk from San Francisco to Washington, D.C., to push for a bill to give legal status to illegal immigrant college students.


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Teachers In Middle Of Debate Over Immigrant Kids

When an award-winning journalist recently revealed he’s an illegal immigrant, two of the key players in his tale turned out to be educators who helped keep his secret. It’s the kind of story teachers and principals scattered across the country know well.


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Border Patrol Agents Nab Immigrants Posing As U.S. Marines

At first glance, the white van seemed full of clean-cut Marines in uniform — not necessarily an unusual sight near the Border Patrol’s desert checkpoint along Interstate 8.