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Lawmakers travel to Central America, express concern on immigration
Lawmakers travel to Central America, express concern on immigration

A group of California legislators has conveyed concern in person to the president of El Salvador about the surge in unaccompanied minors from Central America who are traveling illegally to the United States, Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg said Thursday. Steinberg is leading the delegation of six lawmakers that met Wednesday with El Salvador President Salvador Sanchez Ceren  in San Salvador to discuss issues including the flood of 57,000 unaccompanied minors from Central America who have illegally crossed the U.S. border in recent months. “In  the short term, they are actively now discouraging people from going. They are stepping up their prosecution of...

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