Oak Park as a Sanctuary City?
According to the newsletter of the Oak Park Democratic Party, there’s a move afoot to make Oak Park a Sanctuary Village, where the village would not cooperate with ICE regarding undocumented migrants. This would be considered at the Oak Park Village Board meeting, to be held at 7:30 PM on Tuesday, January 17, at the Village Hall, 123 Madison in Oak Park. As details become available, we’ll post the event on the Chicago DSA Events Page as this is something folks should attend.
The Economy We Have
Largely based on research and policy papers issued during 2016, the Economic Policy Institute has put together 13 charts that “show the difference between the economy we have now and the economy we could have.” It’s worth a look (and easy to spread via social media) HERE.
Keith for DNC
The Illinois Rally / Fundraiser for Keith Ellison has moved from the Logan Square Auditorium to the Wild Hare Restaurant, 2610 N. Halsted in Chicago. It’s Sunday, January 8, 3 PM to 5 PM. You can get in for as little as $50. MORE INFORMATION.