Critics said President Obama overstepped his power when he used his executive authority Thursday to provide deportation relief and temporary permission to work to up to 5 million undocumented immigrants. Others said the reforms did not go far enough.
Schools and jobs are the hottest issues in the upcoming mayoral race. So it seemed a logical fit for The Chicago Reporter and Catalyst Chicago to collaborate on a joint publication about a February election that is actually shaping up to be about one big issue: opportunity.
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn still has enough time in office to grant the clemency petition filed on behalf of Anthony Dansberry, convicted of murder and suffering a gross injustice in a justice system that did not work in his case.