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Sam Toia on WTTW: Sanctuary Restaurants Send Message of Support to Immigrant Community »
WTTW Chicago Tonight recently examined the concept of sanctuary restaurants in a segment featuring IRA President & CEO...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Chefs Graham Elliot and Matthias Merges Talk Chicago Gourmet, Grand Cru on NBC5 »
Chef Graham Elliot and Chef Matthias Merges highlighted Chicago Gourmet and The Grand Cru in a live interview on NBC 5...
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Taste of Chicago Food Vendors Lineup Announced »
This week, the City of Chicago announced the full lineup of food vendors at the 28th Annual Taste of Chicago, coming to Gr...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Sam Toia in Sun-Times: IL Hospitality Industry Needs the Work Ethic Immigrants Bring to the Job »
IRA President & CEO Sam Toia contributed an op-ed to the Chicago Sun-Times on the need for pragmatic immigration refor...
Friday, May 11, 2018
IRA Launches Windy City Works to Protect Flexible Schedules in Chicago »
Yesterday, the Progressive Caucus of the Chicago City Council announced their renewed push for a "Fair Workweek" ordinance...

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