Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is continuing to pay McHenry County in Illinois to house illegal immigrants.
Since the contract was signed in 2005, the Chicago Sun-Times reported Monday that the county has amassed more than $10 million in funding. The agreement was supposed to end in 2015, but was quietly renewed and now the county receives $95 per day for every inmate detained.
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“We still have all kinds of available capacity in our jail, so we’re utilizing that capacity in a manner that makes revenue sense for us,” McHenry County administrator...