Category: Press Release

Fourth Nonpartisan Mayoral Candidate Forum

Hundreds of Asian American community members gathered on February 6, 2023 at the fourth nonpartisan Mayoral Candidate Forum at the Chicago History Museum hosted by the Pan Asian Voter Empowerment (PAVE) Coalition and Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice Denounces Congress’ Failure to Reach a DACA Deal  

As the end of the year approaches, Congress has failed to come to a deal on citizenship for immigrant youth, Temporary Protected Status recipients, and other immigrants. While DACA hangs on by a thread, this failure further threatens the future of undocumented youth and their families in the country they call home. 

Poll Watching Results from November 8 Midterm Elections

Illinois voters went to the polls today to elect their governor, junior U.S. senator, and 17 of Illinois’ representatives in the U.S. Congress, and other key races and issues. Advancing Justice | Chicago dispatched a team of staff and volunteer poll watchers to 96 precincts and three vote centers in Chicago, and 103 precincts in Suburban Cook County.

Advancing Justice | Chicago: Poll Watching for Nov 8 Midterm Elections

The Illinois Midterm Election is tomorrow, Tuesday, November 8. The ballot includes races for governor, congressional seats, state legislative offices, and a variety of local positions. Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago continues its long-running poll watching program in Chicago and Cook County.