| Feb 17, 2015
| 5:55 PM
Jose Dominguez was only days away from applying for a new program created by President Barack Obama that would shield millions of immigrants from deportation. But the journey — and his heartbreak — have been years in the making.
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:43 PM
City University of New York is returning thousands of dollars to about 150 immigrant students who live illegally in the U.S. and overpaid for their tuition.
A student group called CUNY Dreamers told school officials late last year that many such...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 5:20 AM
PASCO, Wash. Some call downtown Pasco, Wash., "Little Mexico." It's not hard to see why.
Step off the corner of Fourth and Lewis streets, once the hub of this old rail town, and the unsuspecting may be confused by all the Spanish signs and storefronts...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 5:36 AM
In a sign of demographic and political shifts that have swept Chicago, Jesus "Chuy" Garcia brought his mayoral campaign the other day to a steel plant in Bridgeport, the ancestral home of the Daley clan and once ground zero for the clout of white ethnics....
| Dec 31, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Claudia Bedolla never leaves home without making a calculation: Is this trip worth the risk?
Bedolla has a car but no driver's license. She hasn't been eligible for one in California, having never obtained legal immigration status since arriving from...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 5:08 AM
That didn’t take long.
Last week, House Republicans passed a spending bill laden with pointless amendments that would undo President Barack Obama’s executive orders on immigration. The bill has little chance of passing the Senate in its...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 10:27 PM
For Angela Andersen, immigration law was much more than a Beltway policy debate, an argument about quotas or a discussion about border security.
Immigration, for her, was a personal issue — and helping immigrants became her life. "She realized...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 4:22 PM
It took more than a year to get the ball rolling, but California just struck one of the most important blows against brainless public policymaking in years: The state on Friday started issuing driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants.
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:20 PM
As thousands of immigrants who are in the country illegally queued up Friday to apply for a California driver's license, supporters of the controversial new law that made the licenses possible predicted a flood of new motorists in the automobile insurance...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 1:35 PM
Spanish- and English-speaking audiences received different messages Tuesday night during the official Republican response to President Obama's State of the Union address.
Florida Rep. Carlos Curbelo, who delivered the Spanish-language response,...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 4:29 PM
In our recently completed series on the meaning of citizenship in the 21st century, readers have played the crucial role of humanizing the editorial board's ruminations on lofty topics such as national loyalty and the extent to which speaking English...