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We drive change at the local, state, and national levels. From litigating and shaping policies in Illinois to training and convening multi-state networks of public interest attorneys, we work with and for the communities we serve to make equal justice and economic opportunity a reality.

Systemic inequities in the criminal legal system result in stripped financial power that is often most pervasive for Black and Brown communities.

Our laws and policies must support people by ensuring fair work at a living wage and by providing the income supports families need to be successful.

Everyone should be paid decently and have basic workplace protections.

Everyone deserves access to affordable, comprehensive healthcare no matter their income, race, gender, or where they're from.

All people should have the right to a safe, stable home to build better futures for themselves and their families.

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