Chicago Asylum Seeker Clips – July 10, 2024

FYI: *Tonight* at 6:30pm, WTTW is hosting a screening and discussion event at their studios, introducing Firsthand: Homeless – The Migrant Experience. Find out more and RSVP here. 

The Record North Shore: No migrant buses have arrived in Wilmette since May — and zero in Chicagoland since June 14, officials say

Borderless: Leaving Venezuela: Omar And Alejandra’s Search For A Better Life

Chicago Tribune: Indiana AG files suit against East Chicago council over federal immigration law

CWB Chicago: Migrants stole raided Ulta store, taking colognes worth $1,740: prosecutors

National News

The New York Times: 5,000 Miles, 8 Countries: The Path to the U.S. Through One Family’s Eyes

Pew Research Center: In some countries, immigration accounted for all population growth between 2000 and 2020

NBC News: Panama is using barbed wire to try to block a major route for U.S.-bound migrants

WGN Radio: 60% of newly arrived migrants find jobs

“Three out of five newly arrived migrants have found jobs in the United States and are contributing to the growth of the economy, according to a study released Tuesday by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.”