McHenry County has received as much as $10 million from a contract with ICE, but a new state law requires the contract to end along with the revenue stream
U.S. officials say many Haitian migrants camped in a small Texas border town are being released in the United States, undercutting the Biden administration’s public statements that Haitians who enter the country illegally face immediate expulsion
"Not knowing what the future holds, we have to go off the assumption that we’re not going to have that revenue," McHenry County Board Chairman Mike Buehler said.
Illinois will effectively end immigrant detention and further restrict local law enforcement’s ability to cooperate with federal immigration authorities under a plan Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed into law Monday.
Vice President Kamala Harris has used her first trip to the U.S.-Mexico border since taking office to call for an end to political “rhetoric” and “infighting” over immigration, an issue that Republicans have been eager to weaponize against her
Bills also expand health care for immigrants, provide legal support in immigration court
'I’ve seen first-hand the discrimination immigrants face based on their citizenship status'
The Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus laid out a policy agenda Thursday that includes bills to strengthen protections for immigrants among several other measures.