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Illegal Immigrants

Thousands of illegal immigrants applying for driver's licenses

SPRINGFIELD | Nearly 47,000 immigrants living in the U.S. illegally have started the process to receive Illinois driver's licenses.

February 02, 2014 8:02 pm

Senate panel gives 'F' to school letter grades

INDIANAPOLIS | The Senate Education Committee approved legislation Wednesday that could end Indiana's A-F school grading system, permit some illegal immigrants to continue receiving in-state college tuition and give certain school corporations a say in whether new charter schools can open.

February 20, 2013 8:45 pm

Immigrants should follow same procedure as citizens

Illegal immigrants should not be able to get a driver's license in America. Think of all those teenagers who just turned 16 and went through classes, driving hours and logging them, to find out an immigrant can possibly get it before them.

January 17, 2013 12:00 am

Hammond senator wants illegal immigrants eligible for driver's licenses

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana could become the fourth state to issue driver's licenses to illegal immigrants if a proposal sponsored by state Sen. Frank Mrvan, D-Hammond, becomes law.

January 09, 2013 1:00 pm

Illinois officials push for illegal immigrant licenses

CHICAGO | Illinois could become the third state in the U.S. to grant driver's licenses to illegal immigrants — a move top officials from both parties are pushing as a way to make roads safer and one that could have political implications for lawmakers seeking to court Hispanic voters.

November 20, 2012 12:45 pm

Politicians' easy solution can prove costly for Americans

There is a right way of enforcing our laws in this country and there is our politicians' way.

August 15, 2012 12:00 am
Region lawmakers divided on Obama immigration decision

Region lawmakers divided on Obama immigration decision

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana and Illinois lawmakers reacted along party lines Friday to President Barack Obama's decision to halt deportations and provide work permits to undocumented immigrants who came to the country at a young age.

June 15, 2012 7:00 pm Photos


Immigration status didn't cause fatal car crash

Although I agree a stop should be put to illegal immigration, there are only bad examples of how they are ruining people's lives. In Lindsay Machak's article, "Demonstrators link crimes, illegal immigration in the U.S.," she write that Cheree Calabro says, "We believe those lives were lost u…

November 29, 2011 12:00 am

Hammond brothers indicted on drug trafficking

Two brothers have been indicted on drug trafficking and other charges after a Homeland Security Investigations search of their Hammond residences revealed drugs, guns and more than $12,000 in cash.

September 17, 2010 12:00 am
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