Army Veteran Facing Deportation Fighting For CitizenshipMiguel Perez, 38, and a Chicagoan, was in the country legally when he joined the Army in 2001. And he was under the mistaken impression that his military service automatically made him a citizen.
52 New Citizens Join Ranks Of Chicago Voters On Election DayMen and women, young and old, American Flags in hand, stood inside the Chicago Cultural Center and raised their hands as they took the oath of allegiance.
Hundreds Of Immigrants Turn Out For Citizenship WorkshopU.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill) hosted the event, and said the immigrants were responding to a political climate of hate from Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump.
Rauner's Immigration Message Leaves Advocates PerplexedMore than two months after taking the reins of one of the nation's most immigrant-friendly states, Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner has offered mixed signals about his stance on immigration.
Dozens Of Immigrants Sworn In As U.S. Citizens At Daley Plaza CeremonyWednesday is Constitution Day and dozens of Chicagoans will be celebrating the birth of our nation for the first time as U.S. citizens as they were sworn in today in a special ceremony at Daley Plaza.
New Citizens Sworn In At Ceremony At Daley PlazaAcross the country, more than 18,000 people are becoming U-S citizens today - on Constitution Day, which is also Citizenship Day.
67 Take Citizenship Oaths At Chicago Cultural Center 67 people from 32 countries took the oath of allegiance and became U.S. citizens during a ceremony at the Cultural Center.
Highwood Alderman Resigning Over CitizenshipHighwood Ald. Harvey Knapp is from Britain. He was appointed to the city council five months ago to fill a vacancy. At the time, neither he nor Highwood’s mayor realized state law requires municipal officials to be citizens.
Proposed Path To Citizenship Gives Hope To Undocumented ImmigrantsCBS 2's Jim Williams takes a look at how the new policy could be life-changing for one Chicago area man who has been living in fear.
130 Immigrants Take Citizenship Oath In ChicagoMore than 130 people - from 47 countries - became new citizens this afternoon in downtown Chicago.
Woman Living In Israel: Kids Conceived In Vitro Can't Be U.S. CitizensA single mother from Chicago, now living full-time in Israel, says she's given up on having her children become United States citizens.
Daley Plaza Ceremony Honors 98 New U.S. Citizens