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Illinois Governor Signs Bill Banning Private Immigrant Detention Centers

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Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker (D) signed a bill Friday that bans private immigration detention centers in the state
Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker (D) signed a bill Friday that bans private immigration detention centers in the state
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“Illinois is and always will be a welcoming state,” Pritzker said in a statement. “Let me be perfectly clear: the state of Illinois stands as a firewall against Donald Trump's attacks on our immigrant communities.

In the face of attempts to stoke fear, exploit division, and force families into the shadows, we are taking action.” 

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"He should apologize to the children that have been separated from their parents," said Rep. @ AOC of GOP leader Kevin McCarthy, who demanded she apologize for calling ICE detention centers "concentration camps" - "this president needs to be impeached". #SuchCampsAgain.

Submitted on Saturday, Jun 22, 2019 at 3:10:45 PM

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Thanks for posting this, Lance!

Submitted on Sunday, Jun 23, 2019 at 2:25:36 AM

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