Illegal Immigrants

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Missouri Bill Requires Check of Employee Resident Status

All Missouri employers would be required to use a federal verification system to check employees’ legal resident status under legislation introduced Monday that’s aimed at curbing the number of immigrants working illegally in the state.


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Davenport Mayor Says He Would Welcome Immigrant Children To City

With the recent surge in immigrant children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, one mayor is hoping to play a role in helping care for the children.


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Illinois Illegal Immigrants Can Soon Apply for Driver’s Licenses

The new program to grant driver’s licenses to undocumented immigrants is ready to be rolled out.



Report: US Hospitals Deported Hundreds Of Illegal Immigrants

Days after they were badly hurt in a car accident, Jacinto Cruz and Jose Rodriguez-Saldana lay unconscious in an Iowa hospital while the American health care system weighed what to do with the two immigrants from Mexico.


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Iowa Won’t Issue Driver’s Licenses To Illegal Immigrants Eligible To Work In US Under Obama Program

Iowa will not issue driver’s licenses to young illegal immigrants who are eligible to work in the U.S. under an Obama administration program, transportation officials announced Thursday.


Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (Photo: Getty/Scott Olson)

Illinois House Allows Prison Cuts To Stand

Governor wins battle in shortened veto session.



Illegal Immigrants May Get Driver’s Licenses in Illinois

What are the motives of politicians seeking to allow illegal immigrants to get driver’s licenses?


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Immigrant Scholarships Available Soon in Illinois

Chair of privately-financed DREAM Fund expects to receive 5,000 applications


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Charlie Brennan – August 15th

Charlie talks about Dream Relief Day for adult children of illegal immigrants; with Liz Schmidt about actions to prevent TIF money for a new WalMart in Ellisville; with Mike Howard of Youthbridge about a competition for seed money for non-profit organizations; and with Mike Shannon, STL Cardinals Broadcaster.


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Two Ill. Businesses Admit to Harboring Illegals

Behrmann Meat Processing and Behrmann Yorkshire Farm pleaded guilty in federal court in East St. Louis.



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