Immigration reform advocates in Illinois are none too pleased with U.S.
Senate candidate Mark Kirk. The Republican nominee admitted again during
a debate last week that it's "not the time" to pass the DREAM Act,
which would provide upstanding undocumented children a pathway to
citizenship should they complete two years of college or military
Both former President Bill Clinton and President Obama could swing through
the Land of Lincoln before Election Day to help bolster the campaigns
of Illinois' Democratic campaigns. Clinton is scheduled to attend a
fundraiser next Tuesday for U.S. Senate nominee Aleix Giannoulias and
Obama is "very likely" to return home the weekend before the election
to activate the party's base.