Texas extends ...

Texas Governor Greg Abbott extended the deployment of National Guard troops along the state’s border with Mexico. Texas will be taking a series of actions to help block illegal crossings by unaccompanied children into the United States “in the wake …
Posted On 25 Jan 2016

Supreme Court hands ...

It looks like President Barack Obama may get a chance to defend his immigration policies in court before he leaves office.
Posted On 22 Dec 2015

Arkansas governor ...

After the terror attacks in Paris that killed at least 129 people, the placement of refugees fleeing Syria has come under scrutiny as at least two dozen governors, mostly Republicans, have raised concerns about Syrian refugees relocating to their state. …
Posted On 13 Dec 2015

U.S. accepts six ...

United States accepted six teen immigrants legally under the Central American Minors (CAM) Program. Ruben Chandrasekar, executive director for the Baltimore office of the International Rescue Committee, said that the resettlement agency is submitting hundreds of...
Posted On 13 Dec 2015

USCIS honored ...

The U.S. values the contributions of American Soldiers with ancestry from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, Central and South America. Hispanic Americans have not hesitated to defend and show their allegiance to this nation in many ways, but especially through military …
Posted On 18 Nov 2015

5th Circuit sides ...

This week, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans upheld an earlier ruling in Texas v. United States, temporarily blocking implementation of President Obama’s executive actions to provide deportation relief through an expansion of the Deferred Action...
Posted On 15 Nov 2015

USCIS Will Host ...

Veterans, service members and military spouses across the country will become U.S. citizens this week as they take the Oath of Allegiance at special Veterans Day naturalization ceremonies. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will highlight the sacrifices that military...
Posted On 15 Nov 2015

Speaker Ryan: ...

Republican Paul Ryan of Wisconsin was elected the 54th Speaker of the House, with 236 votes.  Newly-elected House Speaker all but ended any chance of comprehensive immigration reform during the final year of President Barack Obama’s term in office. In …
Posted On 12 Nov 2015

Arkansas: The life ...

According to the Pew Research Center, there are more than 11-million undocumented immigrants in the U.S. In nine states, at least 40 percent of the overall immigrant population is estimated to be without papers. Arkansas is ranked first on that …
Posted On 12 Nov 2015

White House hosts ...

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) signed by President Lyndon B. Johnson at the foot of the Statue of Liberty in 1965, the White House hosted a special naturalization ceremony Monday to welcome 14 …
Posted On 16 Oct 2015