immigration overhaul

State News
8:06 am
Tue May 19, 2015

Immigration overhaul on hold

Starting today, an estimated 200-thousand undocumented immigrants in Illinois could have benefited from an immigration overhaul.  President Obama announced the plan last fall.  

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State News
6:47 am
Thu May 9, 2013

How immigration overhaul could impact Il agricultural workers

Illinois Farm Bureau

A U.S. Senate committee is expected to vote Thursday on a plan to provide a pathway to citizenship for millions of people living in the United States illegally. The Senate immigration reform bill includes a special provision for farm workers that shortens the waiting period for legal residency. Illinois Public Radio’s Sean Powers explores how that section would impact Illinois’ agricultural workers.

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