February 17, 2013 12:00 AM

3 who graduated in Sacramento go to work, uncertain they'll ever be official U.S. citizens

In California, where the majority of the estimated 2.6 million undocumented immigrants are natives of Mexico, Alma Avalos, Pedro Ramirez and Elden Hernandez reflect the unresolved status of many young people now graduating from California high schools and colleges and launching adult lives – and careers – as Americans.

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