Chicago Asylum Seeker Clips – June 3, 2024

Chicago Sun-Times: Elaine Pierce, who opened her Oak Park home to migrants, has died at 69

“Annie Gomberg, a volunteer who helps migrants and connected her with the families she took in, called her “a moral exemplar for our time.” “She was more than a friend, more like a mother,” said one of the people to whom she opened her home.”
Chicago Sun-Times: Chicago measles outbreak, worst in the U.S., is over

Chicago public health officials say the measles outbreak, the largest in the United States, is over nearly three months after cases were detected at the city’s migrant shelters.”

National News

Politico: Biden executive action on the border could come as early as Tuesday

CNN: Biden administration preparing to announce border executive action as early as Tuesday

New York Times: Faith-Based Groups That Assist Migrants Become Targets of Extremists


Analysis from the Brennan Center for Justice: Debunking the Myth of the ‘Migrant Crime Wave’