'Overjoyed' Lightfoot Hails Supreme Court Ruling Rejecting Trump's Bid To End DACA Protections For 'Dreamers'; 'They Deserve And Have The Right To Be Here'“This is an important, important ruling. I think it will go down as one of the most historic rulings in the history of the Supreme Court, and I am overjoyed that this decision has been rendered,” Lightfoot said.
Supreme Court To Rule On Trump Bid To End 'Dreamers' ProgramThe program — Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals — protects about 700,000 people, known as dreamers, who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children or came with families that overstayed visas.
Texas Judge: He'll Likely Kill DACA -- But Not YetDACA is an Obama-era program that protects young undocumented immigrants who came to the US as children from deportation.
Trump Throws Wrench In GOP Immigration Push, Says Republicans Are 'Wasting Their Time'The president seemed to suggest he has no confidence in Republicans' ability to pass legislation ahead of the midterms, claiming Democrats are obstructing and Republicans need more members in both the House and Senate.
Immigration Talks In Congress Hinge On DACA CitizenshipRepublican leaders -- who have been squeezed by insurrections on either flank of their members -- are trying to find a sweet spot between moderates and conservatives.
Illinois Among States Suing Trump Administration Over DACAIllinois is among 15 states suing to block President Donald Trump's plan to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.
Rauner Resists Emanuel's Call For 'Illinois Dreamers' Bill Of Rights'The mayor is calling on the governor to establish what Emanuel calls an “Illinois Dreamers’ Bill of Rights.”
JB Pritzker, City Alderman Condemn President Trump's Order To End DACADemocratic contender for Governor JB Pritzker along with several aldermen called the media together on Tuesday to condemn President Trump's order to end DACA.
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.
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.
Fears Of Trump Spur Large Crowd At Rep. Gutierrez Town HallMany attendees worried about what new President Donald Trump could do to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy, or DACA.
Chicago Woman Sues Homeland Security After DACA Renewal Denied
Durbin Predicts Senate Floor Battle Over ImmigrationLast week, Senate Democrats were able to fend off a Republican attempt to force the Obama administration to stop delaying deportations - a practice known as the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).