The soundtrack at the headquarters of the Orange County Dream Team in Santa Ana is one of dial tones and cell-phone beeps, followed by the same sentence repeated almost simultaneously, word for word, pause for pause, by a dozen students, as though it’s a mantra. Yesenia Capellino tries to reach Sam Brownback of Kansas; three call Texas’ Kay Bailey Hutchinson at the same time. Looming over everyone is the official logo of the Dream Team: the iconic California illegal-immigrant freeway-crossing sign, now featuring the silhouettes of three students in graduation robes,... More >>>