With Trump Ending DACA, Durbin Seeks Vote On Dream Act In CongressDurbin, the second ranking Democrat in the Senate, said Congress needs to pass legislation to protect young undocumented immigrants.
Immigrant Students Fear For Future With Trump Plan To End DACAThe Trump administration is set to roll back the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Undocumented Immigrants Warned To Stay Away From AirportsAn immigration lawyer has advice for undocumented immigrants who plan to pick up someone at the airport... don't.
Mayor Emanuel Plans To Create City ID Cards To Protect Undocumented ImmigrantsMayor Emanuel is upping the ante in his battle with the Trump Administration over illegal immigration.
Advocate: Immigrants Fearing Trump Policies Are Filing Taxes LaterOfficials think fears about changing U.S. immigration policies might keep some undocumented immigrants from filing early tax returns.
Hundreds March In Chicago For "A Day Without Immigrants"Hundreds of people gathered Thursday morning on the Near West Side for a rally, and then, march on what is being called by some, “A Day Without Immigrants.”
Emanuel Tells Undocumented Immigrants Chicago 'Always Will Be A Sanctuary City'Even as President-elect Donald Trump vows to immediately deport 2 to 3 million undocumented immigrants when he takes office in January, Mayor Rahm Emanuel is reaffirming Chicago’s commitment as a so-called “sanctuary city.”
Lawmaker Wants To Erase Word "Alien" From State LawAn Illinois state senator has proposed eliminating the word alien from state laws when referring to people from other countries.
Obama Expected In Chicago To Talk ImmigrationPresident Barack Obama is expected in Chicago to discuss his executive actions that could extend legal protection to as many as 5 million immigrants living in the U.S. illegally.
Activists Angry With Slow Pace Of Licenses For Undocumented ImmigrantsSome immigrants’ rights groups are upset about how long it takes for undocumented immigrants to get driver’s licenses in Illinois, under a program that started one year ago.
Senate Panel Explores Allowing Undocumented Immigrants To Serve In MilitaryU.S. Rep. Bill Foster (D-Illinois) was among those attending the hearing at Phoenix Military Academy on the Near West Side. He said it’s unconscionable that young people who have lived in the U.S. almost their entire lives cannot enlist in the armed forces.
Landscaping Company Owner Questions Americans' Work EthicA local landscaper who refuses to hire undocumented workers said she has been having a hard time finding Americans willing to do the job on a day-to-day basis, so she’s resorted to sticking magnetic “Help Wanted” signs on her trucks.