Is downstate Illinois prepared to accept the busloads of migrants arriving from Texas?
More than 35,000 migrants have been transported from Texas to Chicago, and more are expected to come. Cities continue to debate how much they should help the migrants, which brings up the role of downstate Illinois communities.
Executive Director, The Immigration Project
Recent Arrival Caseworker, The Immigration Project
Citizenship Director, Quad Cities Alliance for Immigrants & Refugees
Director, New American Welcome Center