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From Townhall: $10 million in taxpayer dollars were recently repackaged by the Obama administration’s U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) into “citizenship integration grants.” The funds were distributed to various organizations that help register migrant voters, including in the key swing states of Florida and Ohio, reported Judicial Watch.
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Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson said recently that terrorists crossing the U.S.-Mexico border is “not the thing I most worry about.” This isn’t surprising, given the department’s utter lack of seriousness when it comes to securing the border.
403 have applied to have Central American relatives brought to U.S. through Obama admin program, no limit on approvals
Judicial Watch recently broke the story that the Obama administration was offering immigrants in the United States, even those here illegally, assistance to bring their children to the United States, at taxpayer expense. Breitbart News provides new information about how many times that program has already been used.
The Washington Times reports on the State Department’s program to bring the children of Central American immigrants in the United States to the country and provide taxpayer-funded benefits. Any permanent resident, parolee or illegal immigrant granted legal status by Obama’s executive amnesty is eligible to apply for this program.
The twice-deported illegal alien who plotted a Chicago truck bombing with two of the FBI’s “most wanted” terrorists has received a sweetheart plea deal for yet another violation of U.S. federal law 18 USC § 1326 (Unlawful Reentry of a Removed Alien). In a federal court hearing covered by Judicial…
Judicial Watch Sues DHS for Records Relating to January 2014 Solicitation of ‘Escort Services’ for ‘Unaccompanied Alien Children’
Judicial Watch announced today that on October 16, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) seeking “any and all records” relating to a January 2014 Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) request for a contractor to provide “on-demand escort services” for 65,000 unaccompanied alien children.
Recent documents obtained by Judicial Watch, Inc., pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), 5 U.S.C. § 552, show that U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) went on a spending binge and created abandoned ordinary background check procedures in order to keep up with the flood of amnesty applications…
Judicial Watch has filed a Freedom of Information Act request that seeks records related to the Secretary of Labor’s visit to a training center for illegal aliens. The training center, called Casa de Maryland, is funded in partnership with the Prince George’s and Montgomery County Community Colleges. During her visit…