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In Texas lawsuit, Justice Department balks at disclosure, ethics orders

By   /  May 31, 2016  /  Federal Government, Immigration, Judiciary, News, Texas  /  No Comments

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Caught issuing 2,000 work permits to illegal immigrants, U.S. Department of Justice attorneys are balking at a court order to disclose information on migrants who avoided deportation.

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EB-5 immigrant investor program hit by massive fraud investigation

By   /  April 15, 2016  /  Accountability, Fraud of the Day, Immigration, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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Businessmen behind Jay Peak and Q Burke ski resorts have been charged with fraud for alleged misuse of more than $200 million in investor money raised through the federal EB-5 program.

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Colorado spends $7 million educating migrants but can’t ask about legal status

By   /  April 13, 2016  /  Budget and Spending, Colorado, Connecticut, Education, Federal Government, Immigration, News, State Budgets, State Government  /  No Comments

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Despite spending large amounts of tax dollars tracking the education of migrant workers’ children, a federal ruling blocks the state from asking if the money is being spent on people in the country illegally.

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Federal agents’ turf war hindered hunt for suspected terrorism accomplice, hearing finds

By   /  March 15, 2016  /  Federal Government, Immigration, National, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“How can you explain that they would not let Homeland Security agents in the building?” Johnson said.

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Sources: Senators don’t want any more trouble, passing on controversial bills

By   /  March 9, 2016  /  Economy, Immigration, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“The problem with the ‘sanctuary cities’ bill and a few other issues is people are just done poking. I think people want to go out peacefully,” an insider says

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Trump son-in-law parlays Chinese cash into luxury apartment tower

By   /  March 9, 2016  /  Immigration, National, New Jersey, News, Politics & Elections, Texas  /  No Comments

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While Donald Trump says America “loses” to China, his family uses the U.S. immigration system to collect millions of dollars from Chinese nationals seeking American green cards.

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