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U.S. President Donald J. Trump arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 to speak to the House Republican Conference. (Chris Kleponis/CNP/Zuma Press/TNS)

Trump says there won’t be a DACA deal if a border wall isn’t funded

By Bill Allison and Margaret Talev | Bloomberg News
January 6, 2018
Illinois State Capitol in Springfield. (Chicago Tribune file photo)

Illinois politicians want to improve roads and bridges, but can the state afford it?

By Joseph Bustos | Belleville News-Democrat
November 10, 2017
A poster hangs outside the pavilion at Gaia House on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, during a vigil held for DACA students. (Athena Chrysanthou | @Chrysant1Athena)

DACA and immigration 101 panel to be held on campus Thursday

By Francois Gatimu
September 27, 2017
Donald Trump speaks on October 26, 2016, in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

Bipartisan group meet with Trump, discuss DACA

By Joshua Stewart | The San Diego Union-Tribune
September 13, 2017
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin speaks during a Shelia Simon campaign stop at Morris Library in Carbondale. Durbin joined Simon, who is running for the 58th Illinois State Senate seat, in encouraging students to take advantage of early voting opportunities. (Ryan Michalesko | @photosbylesko)

Durbin asks for quick approval of DREAM Act as Democrats assail Trump over DACA

By Katherine Skiba | Chicago Tribune
September 5, 2017
Turkish experts evacuate a victim of a suspected chemical weapons attacks in the Syrian city of Idlib, at a local hospital in Reyhanli on April 4, 2017. At least 58 people have been killed and dozens wounded in a suspected chemical attack on a rebel-held town in north-western Syria, a monitoring group says. Around 30 Turkish ambulances gathered at the border in Hatay province for medical evacuation of victims after Syria toxic gas attack, to be brought to Turkey. (Ferhat Dervisoglu/Depo Photos/Zuma Press/TNS)

After Syria strike, Trump administration talks tough

By John T. Bennett | CQ-Roll Call
April 11, 2017
Protesters gathered at the office of Republican Rep. Mike Bost on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017,  to demand he support the Affordable Care Act. Bost twice voted to repeal the act while former President Barack Obama was in office and has said he supports an alternative approach to providing health care for Americans. (Bill Lukitsch | @lukitsbill)

Does GOP’s stumble open a new path to universal health care?

By Andrew Breiner | CQ-Roll Call
April 6, 2017
Watercolor illustration of the women's symbol (Abbey La Tour | @LaTourAbbey)

Advocates fear women would lose care if ACA is repealed

By Michelle Merlin | The Morning Call
March 6, 2017
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