WASHINGTON | An East Chicago community organizer fasting for immigration reform on the National Mall had a visit from the president and first lady, who shared their support.
CHICAGO | Mayors of some of Illinois' biggest municipalities called on the state's congressional delegation Wednesday to overhaul immigration laws as a way to repair and boost the economy.
Republicans and Democrats in the Senate deserve praise for passing immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship for nearly 11 million Americans without papers. The House of Representatives should be next, but a tiny handful of Republicans are standing in the way of a vote.
The National Restaurant Association and the Indiana Restaurant Association have been working on immigration reform for over a decade. But since the 2012 elections, public opinion has shifted dramatically in favor of this effort. As a result, elected officials from both political parties seem…
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INDIANAPOLIS | The comprehensive immigration reform currently making its way through Congress will have implications for all U.S. businesses.
MERRILLVILLE | Eight members from Organize For Action rallied Monday in front the office of U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, for immigration reform.
There's a lot riding on the immigration reform proposals now before Congress, and not just for immigrants.
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CHICAGO | Sen. Dick Durbin says the chances are good that the U.S. Senate will pass comprehensive immigration reform.
CHICAGO | Zhenzhong Xu, a software engineer, came to the United States from China in 2001 to study computer science. Eleven years later, he and his wife are among the many immigrants who are still waiting to get their residency permits.
Latinos helped put President Barack Obama over the top Tuesday, giving him 71 percent of their votes. Immigrant advocates say that should send a message to both parties: make helping people who are undocumented the first priority of immigration policy.
EAST CHICAGO | Wednesday marked the beginning of a new life for about 70 young people from across the region gathered outside the Casa Santo Toribio headquarters on Indianapolis Boulevard.
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