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Sheriff slams Secretary of State on driver's license rollout
Nov. 21, 2013
Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran says Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White’s office is dragging its feet on setting up a driver’s license program for immigrants who are in the country illegally.
License roll out starts for undocumented immigrants
Nov. 14, 2013
Many immigrants are frustrated they can’t sign up for a drivers license in Illinois more quickly.
Nail salon workers to get access to Asian language exams
Nov. 6, 2013
Despite the popularity of cosmetology and nail technology jobs for Asian immigrants, Illinois doesn’t offer licensing exams in Asian languages. That will soon change.
Polish artists tripped up by immigration laws
Oct. 29, 2013
A small alternative theater company from Poland is scrambling to put together a production slated to show in Chicago after the U.S. denied its cast members visas. The group claims it’s just another victim of stalled immigration reform.
StoryCorps: Love in post 9/11 America
Sep. 6, 2013
Usman Ally’s wedding was one of the happiest and saddest days of his life.
Kirk, Quigley talk visa-free travel for Polish
Aug. 21, 2013
U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk and U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley have been outspoken in support of including Poland in the U.S. Visa Waiver Program.
Durbin prods Roskam on immigration
Aug. 12, 2013
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin held an immigration roundtable Monday at an evangelical Christian college in the suburban Chicago district of U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, a Republican leader in the House.
Hospital responds to immigrant transplant protest
Aug. 6, 2013
A Chicago hospital says its organ transplant decisions aren't based on whether a patient is a U.S. citizen or in this country illegally.
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