By Ivanna Salgado, CRLN Summer Intern

3 August 2017

On Tuesday, August 1st, a group of leaders from many immigrant rights organizations and faith communities in the Chicagoland area met at the Thompson Center to deliver postcards to Governor Bruce Rauner in support of the Illinois


. All together 3,600 postcards were delivered. Our partners at Lake Street Church of Evanston, Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation, St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church, and Old St. Patrick’s Church collected 800 postcards!

We demand that Illinois is a safe and a truly welcoming state that provides robust protections to immigrant communities.

Unfortunately, we were not allowed to talk to Governor Rauner nor allowed to go into his office to discuss the TRUST Act. The postcards were delivered to his staff. However, our hopes is that he will inform Governor Rauner that we will not give up this battle. As constituents of Illinois we deserved to be heard and we deserve an answer.

Thank you to




for leading this action!

As of August 3, 2017, Governor Rauner has agreed to sign the TRUST Act into a law. We are excited to announce that Illinois is on its way to to having the strongest statewide deportation protections in the country!

As ICIRR stated

, “Under the TRUST Act, local police cannot comply with immigration detainers and warrants not issued by a judge. Local police also cannot stop, search, or arrest anyone based on that person’s immigration or citizenship status.”

However, this is just the beginning of the fight to make Illinois a sanctuary for ALL of our siblings, brothers, and sisters.

Seguiremos luchando!


admin has blogged 1790 posts

41 thoughts on “TRUST Act Victory: Rauner Escucha! Estamos en la Lucha!

  • Demgrv

    buy an essay online cheap – academic writing uk

  • Wujvxu

    Ftozov – provigil 200mg Cgbisd mvhzph

  • Ssaumy

    Jcetxz – viagra for sale Guankt mxakpl

  • Cembnm

    Kfelkj – furosemide Wnktcu utmbrj

  • Nuimyp

    Gbolcl – rfonzcve Yvrswk qplflm

  • Askjih

    Kvuxrg – lasix uses Uyzxov ucqcig

  • Gkiiuj

    Aftzdo – online levitra Zingjh whuiyi

  • Syogfl

    Koazlv – tadacip 40 Rwcsvj nngfsd

  • Ektqln

    Utnznh – avanafil 25447 Oyroos frwyhe

  • Ivhzna

    buy 20 mg tadacip – tadacip cost tadacip 20 mg canada

  • Gnkkgx

    celebrex cost australia – order celecoxib 100mg where to buy celecoxib 100 mg

  • Trfxqw

    stromectol where to buy – ivermectin 1 cream stromectol nz

  • Cxjges

    compare prednisone prices – prednisone 50 mg tablet prednisone over the counter canada

  • Olzqis

    sildenafil 100 – viagra barata female viagra south africa

  • Bdfgku

    lyrica medication cost – lyrica 20 mg lyrica capsules price

  • Imdrsb

    stromectol 0.5 mg – stromectol ivermectin 12 mg

  • Mnjrzc

    stromectol for sale – ivermectin 50mg/ml generic stromectol online

  • Qcrfnd

    ondansetron cost in canada – ondansetron 0.5 mg zofran medicine

  • Uktiar

    stromectol cream – ivermectin 2ml [дё»йЎµ –

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.