Board members voted Wednesday to hold a hearing on proposed changes to the way the county deals with federal "detainers" on illegal immigrants held in the County Jail. Read »
The Director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement has written Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, blasting the County’s decision to ignore immigration detainers at Cook County Jail, warning her that... Read »
More than 100 criminal suspects have been released back into the community without notifications to immigration officials since Cook County Board voted last fall to defy federal orders. Read »
Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle doesn't want to deal with the "unfunded mandate" of immigration detainers anymore. And she wants the feds to pay. Read »
Pundits says Giannoulias is sunk. What do they know of this Kirk guy? Read »
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