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In Bilbray-Peters race, immigrant activists try making their mark

by Adrian Florido, Fronteras Desk | Take Two

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Supporters of the DREAM Act, which would give many young undocumented immigrants a path to citizenship, protest outside Congressman Brian Bilbray's Solana Beach office. Adrian Florido/KPBS

A Congressional race in San Diego is getting a lot of attention from immigration reform advocates around the country. On one side:  Republican incumbent Brian Bilbray, on the other, Democratic challenger Scott Peters.

Bilbray holds a post that gives him big influence over national immigration policy and young immigrant activists are among the people hoping to influence this race's outcome. 

From the Fronteras Desk, reporter Adrian Florido has this story about the race for California's 52nd district

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