Emanuel: Threat To Charge Sanctuary City Mayors With Crimes 'Will Not Stand'Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan said earlier this month elected officials who run local governments that don’t cooperate with federal immigration authorities should be charged with crimes.
Durbin Challenges Denial Of Trump's 'S***hole' Remark; 'I Know What Happened'U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) is standing by his account of the now infamous meeting with President Donald Trump, in which the president allegedly made vulgar and racist comments while discussing immigration.
Local Republicans Distance Themselves From Trump's Words On ImmigrationLocal Republicans seem to be distancing themselves from President Donald Trump’s profane language, and more, when it comes to immigration.
At Issue: AG Candidate Jesse Ruiz Offended By President Trump’s Words On ImmigrationA democratic running for Illinois Attorney General is reacting strongly to President Trump’s words about immigration this week.
Durbin Calls Trump's 'S***hole Countries' Remark On Immigrants 'Heart-Breaking'Senator Dick Durbin called the president's "sh*thole countries" remarks "hate-filled, vile, and racist."
Five Chicago Area 7-Eleven Stores Part Of National Immigration InvestigationFive Chicago area 7-Eleven stores were part of a nationwide operation.
DACA Deal Begins To Form, But Details Remain Sticking PointsThe outline of an immigration deal is starting to take shape in Washington after months of negotiations. Yet even as lawmakers draw close to a resolution, filling in the blanks could prove insurmountable.
Activists Demand Cicero Pass Welcoming Ordinance To Protect Immigrants“We are seeing increased attacks against the immigrant community under the Trump administration,” said Irene Romulo, with Organized Communities Against Deportations.
Trump Denies 'Deal' With Democrats On Young Immigrants, DACAIt was a bizarre turn of events for a president who's been inclined recently to turn to Democrats to jump-start legislative imperatives.
NAACP Leader Speaks With Union Workers On The Possible End To DACA ProgramSpeakers at Chicago's Labor Day rally downtown condemned Monday what they believe President Trump will do: end the DACA program.
Governor Signs Law Limiting Illinois Police On ImmigrationIllinois will limit how local and state police can cooperate with federal immigration authorities under a plan signed into law Monday by Gov. Bruce Rauner, a move that puts the first-term Republican at odds with his party on immigration issues.
Gov. Rauner Calls Immigration-Rights Bill ReasonableThe TRUST Act would limit Illinois law enforcement’s involvement in federal immigration control efforts.