NPR's Steve Inskeep talks with California's new Democratic Attorney General Xavier Becerra, who says he plans to defend the state's liberal immigration and environmental policies against the Trump administration.
NPR's Steve Inskeep interviews California Attorney General Javier Becerra
Los Angeles Member of Congress Xavier Becerra, Governor Jerry Brown's nominee to replace now-U.S. Senator Kamala Harris as California Attorney General, faced questions from lawmakers in a hearing in Sacramento yesterday (Tuesday). KVCR's Ken Vincent has details.
Now that Kamala Harris has become California's new U.S. Senator, the process has begun to fill the vacancy she left as state Attorney General with Governor Brown's nomination of Los Angeles Congressman Xavier Becerra. KVCR's Ken Vincent has more.
California lawmakers will deliberate legislation that would restrict state and local law enforcement authorities from assisting federal immigration agents pursuing undocumented immigrants. KVCR's Ken Vincent has more.
The 4-4- split by the U.S. supreme Court on President Obama's executive order relating to deferred deprtation for undocumented immigrants has Latino rights groups assessing their options. KVCR's Matt Guilhem says the ruling in only a temporary setback.