CHICAGO (AP) — Federal officials say 305 unaccompanied children caught at the U.S.-Mexico border were placed with Illinois sponsors this year, but officials say hundreds more could be at shelters.
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CHICAGO (AP) — New federal data show Illinois received 305 unaccompanied children caught at the U.S. border this year.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Federal immigration detainers have dropped in a central Illinois county where they sparked protests two years ago.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Sen. Mark Kirk is demanding criminal background checks on the unaccompanied children that have crossed the U.S. border with Mexico.
CHICAGO (AP) — Some of Illinois’ better-known Republicans plan to discuss their support for federal immigration reform later in the day.
CHICAGO (AP) — Candidate for governor Bruce Rauner and other top Illinois Republicans will join the Illinois Business Immigration Coalition at a gathering next week to urge Congress to adopt immigration reform.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s mayor is inviting young immigrants in the United States illegally to apply for internships, volunteer positions and summer jobs.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Mexican activist who holed up in a Chicago church for a year to protest her deportation is returning to the city.