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For media inquiries, contact Lane Pickett at lanepickett@povertylaw.org or 312.368.5231. See our most recent press releases below.

Black & Brown communities deserve resources, support, & opportunities to thrive.

Victory for immigrant communities nationwide as U.S. Justice Department drops defense in Illinois case.

We will continue to fight for immigrant families in Illinois and across the country.

Historic criminal justice legislation moves to governor's desk, other economic measures advance racial justice

Statement from Audra Wilson, President & CEO of the Shriver Center on Poverty Law

The Shriver Center advocacy efforts will amplify the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus agenda as well as key issues facing our communities.

A statement from the Shriver Center on Poverty Law

While the fight is not over, we celebrate that now the public charge rule should not be implemented in the state of Illinois & the rest of the nation.

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