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July 8, 2014 4:40 PM

California lawmakers tour shelter for immigrant children, urge Obama to act

A surge of unaccompanied immigrant minors into the United States has reached a “heartbreaking” magnitude and demands a federal response, California state legislators said after visiting a temporary housing facility on Tuesday.

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