California To Spend $28M To Help Arriving Asylum SeekersCalifornia will spend up to $28 million to help asylum seekers arriving from Mexico and being released in the U.S. until their court dates, a sharp contrast from other border states that have emerged as foes of President Joe Biden's immigration policies.
Biden Wants To Follow California In Removing Word ‘Alien’ From LawsIt's just one small part of the sweeping immigration overhaul President Biden is pushing. But the symbolic significance is huge.
Biden To Prioritize Legal Status For Approx. 11 Million ImmigrantsPresident-elect Joe Biden's decision to immediately ask Congress to offer legal status to an estimated 11 million people in the country has surprised advocates given how the issue has long divided Democrats and Republicans, even within their own parties.
Tax Breaks Expanded For Immigrants Under New California LawCalifornia will give tax breaks to more immigrants, including those living in the country illegally, under a new law signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday.
About 8,800 Unaccompanied Children Are Expelled At US-Mexico BorderAbout 8,800 unaccompanied children have been quickly expelled from the United States along the Mexico border under a pandemic-related measure that effectively ended asylum, authorities said Friday.
California Judge Agrees To Extend Deadline For Releasing Children From Immigration CustodyA federal judge in California granted an extension of this week's deadline for releasing migrant children from federal family detention, according to a Thursday court filing.
'Justice Prevailed For Every Dreamer': California Leaders Applaud Supreme Court Upholding DACACalifornia leaders were quick to call Thursday’s Supreme Court ruling upholding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program a victory.
California Now Offering Support To Undocumented Immigrants, First Relief Fund Of Its KindStarting today, undocumented immigrants in California can begin applying for financial assistance to support them during the coronavirus pandemic -- in the first relief fund of its kind.
California, Philanthropists Team Up To Give Stimulus Checks To Undocumented ImmigrantsCalifornia undocumented workers will receive between $500 and $1000 as part of a $125 million coronavirus disaster relief fund, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday.
Gov. Newsom Announces $125M Fund To Help Undocumented Workers During Coronavirus PandemicCalifornia will give cash payments to immigrants living in the country illegally, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday.
What Coronavirus Means For Tens Of Thousands Of People In ICE CustodyThere are nearly 40,000 people in ICE custody across the United States. And there's a big question looming as the novel coronavirus spreads.
Greyhound, Facing Lawsuit In California, To Stop Allowing Immigration Checks On BusesGreyhound, the nation's largest bus company, said Friday it will stop allowing Border Patrol agents without a warrant to board its buses to conduct routine immigration checks.
California Judge Orders Immigration Detention Hotline RestoredA federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to restore a free hotline that let detained immigrants report concerns about custody conditions until shortly after it was featured on the TV show “Orange Is the New Black.”
Gov. Newsom Slams Decision On Public Charge Rule: 'California Will Continue To Fight Against These Efforts To Terrorize Immigrant Families'The Supreme Court Monday in a 5-4 vote cleared the way for the Trump administration to make it more difficult for immigrants who rely on public assistance to obtain legal status.
Gov. Newsom Proposes Health Care For Older Illegal ImmigrantsGov. Gavin Newsom’s budget proposal announced Friday for the 2020-21 fiscal year includes health care for 27,000 older low-income immigrants who are in the country illegally.