American Immigration Lawyers Association
Chicago Chapter


Action Alert — April 12, 2017

Happy Advocacy Wednesday! We have only 2 weeks to stop Congress from funding President Trump’s request to spend billions of dollars for his massive enforcement plan that includes a totally unnecessary border wall, more deportation agents and detention beds.  Leaders in Congress are negotiating this right now.  Today, we need you tell Congress to reject […]

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Action Alert — April 5, 2017

Happy Advocacy Wednesday! In case you missed it yesterday, the TRUST Act was introduced in Springfield, IL yesterday. The TRUST Act language has finally been posted to the Senate Executive Committee.  The new version requires U certification by state law enforcement within 90 days and increases penalties for UPL.  The amendment to the bill […]

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Action Alert — March 15, 2017

Happy Advocacy Wednesday!   Take Action: Tell the President and Congress Businesses Stand with Immigrants   The President’s recent Executive Orders (EOs) not only damage our nation’s proud history of being a country of immigrants, the EOs will harm businesses, economy, families, and communities.  While the President says he’s only going after the “bad hombres,” […]

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Action Alert — February 14, 2017

Happy Valentine’s Day! Our friends at invite everyone to make public commitments of love and support to our immigrant communities today as part of their #ToImmigrantsWithLove campaign!  You can participate by: 1.       Printing out the attached postcard 2.       Writing a note of encouragement and appreciation 3.       Taking a photo with your note 4.       Sharing […]

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Action Alert — February 3, 2017

Happy Friday! In case you haven’t had enough advocacy action alerts for this week, we have one more big ASK of you this week regarding the upcoming confirmation vote for Senator Jeff Sessions as Attorney General.   AILA issued a statement today regarding the nomination of Sen. Sessions for Attorney General, which we have shared with […]

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