Illustration of President Donald Trump
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January 08, 2019

WATCH: Trump, Democrats Address Border Security Tuesday Night

President Trump is addressing the nation about border security Tuesday night. Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Charles Schumer will give a joint response immediately following. The government is partially shut down, with Trump in a stalemate with Democrats over funding for a wall along the southern border. Watch the remarks live.

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SBA Administrator Linda McMahon speaks with reporters after a tour of startup companies housed at EnterpriseWorks at the University of Illinois Research Park.
Anna Casey/Illinois Public Media
September 25, 2018

SBA Administrator Addresses Immigration Questions During Resarch Park Tour

Trump administration cabinet member Linda McMahon toured EnterpriseWorks, the University of Illinois’ technology and science startup incubator, Thursday morning. The Small Business Administration head addressed questions about the administration's immigration policy, including the accessibility of visas for international entrepreneurs.

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Sen. Iris Martinez
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July 01, 2018

Illinois Democrats Push Back On Trump Immigration Hard Line

Democrats who control the Illinois General Assembly pushed back last spring against Republican President Donald Trump's hardline stance on immigration, aiming to protect Illinois residents regardless of their residency status and, in some cases, firing off direct repudiation of the nation's top executive. Here's a look at policies Illinois lawmakers approved in their spring session, all of which await action by Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner.

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