A political impasse so far continues on funding for the Department of Homeland Security, even as new terror threats target places like Minnesota’s Mall of America. And Congresswoman Cheri Bustos says she wants the infighting to end.
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CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez of Chicago says a federal judge’s ruling temporarily blocking President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration will delay but won’t deter efforts at reform.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich is praising President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration. But he says the church must continue to push for comprehensive reform for all.
CHICAGO (AP)–President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit the Chicago area next week to detail his expansive executive action aimed at keeping roughly 5 million immigrants in the U.S. illegally from deportation.
CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago attorney and a translator were arrested Tuesday for immigration fraud after allegedly falsifying requests for asylum from a dozen foreign nationals, authorities said.
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.