Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle encourages Jennifer Velazquez, right, to finish her personal statement that urged Sen. Mark Kirk, R-Ill., to pass the Senate's immigration bill. Velazquez' father was deported last year.
Alex Garcia, Chicago Tribune
- Cook County Government
- Immigration Reform Legislation (2013)
- Cook County Board of Commissioners
- Toni Preckwinkle