The Daily Illini

Rep. Rodney Davis supports refugee background checks

By Samantha Jones Toal

November 19, 2015

Rep. Rodney Davis, R-13, voted in support of the American Security Against Foreign Enemies, SAFE, Act on Thursday. The act aims to establish background checks for Syrian and Iraqi refugees seeking admittance into the United States, according to a press release from Davis' office.“I hope President Obama will reconsider his threat to veto this important legislation and instead work wit...

A sea of green: Fashions of Unofficial

A sea of green: Fashions of Unofficial

By Eliseo Elizarraraz and Raymond Sobczak

March 10, 2014

Up and down Green Street on Unofficial St. Patrick’s Day, the walkways and businesses were crowded with people wearing green. From green hats all the way down to green shoes, many were fully decked out in  Unofficial apparel.  Among the vibrant tones of the day’s color, many people were sporting this year’s U...