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Russian, Spanish-language ads fueling driver’s license fraud in Vermont

By   /  May 14, 2015  /  Fraud, Immigration, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

Courtesy of Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles

Foreign-language ads are helping out-of-state illegal immigrants fraudulently obtain Vermont driver privilege cards, the chief inspector of the Vermont DMV has revealed.

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Vermont driver’s privilege card fraud spreads to foreign countries

By   /  May 12, 2015  /  Fraud, Fraud of the Day, Immigration, National Security, New Mexico, News, transportation, Vermont  /  No Comments

Photo courtesy of Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles

An investigation into fraudulent applications for Vermont driver’s privilege cards has spread to foreign countries, according to the commissioner of the Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles.

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Obama Admin gives MI faith-based charity $2.2M to house unaccompanied alien children

By   /  May 7, 2015  /  Immigration, Michigan, Watchdog Arena  /  No Comments

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is giving a grant for $2,159,106 to a religious Michigan charity to house unaccompanied alien children.

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Mayorkas dodges bullet at visa-investor hearing

By   /  May 1, 2015  /  Georgia, Immigration, National, New Jersey, News, Pennsylvania  /  No Comments

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Bobbing and weaving through a congressional committee hearing, former immigration boss Alejandro Mayorkas frustrated attempts to bring transparency to a controversial investor-visa program — while ducking accountability for his actions.

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Conservatives push guest worker program to halt illegal immigration

By   /  April 2, 2015  /  Immigration, National, News  /  No Comments

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An easy way to fix the convoluted immigration system in the United States entails making it easier for foreigners to be hired, without a lot of red tape in their way.

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FAIR fight: Tax cutter duels for more immigrants

By   /  March 23, 2015  /  Economy, Immigration, National  /  No Comments

WON'T TAX SYSTEM: Grover Norquist says the more immigrants, the better, for the U.S. economy.

By Kenric Ward | Watchdog.org
WASHINGTON, D.C. — In a battle of Washington heavyweights, tax reformer Grover Norquist will debate border enforcer Dan Stein on immigration policy this week.
From a libertarian-business perspective, Norquist, founder of Americans for Tax Reform, supports amnesty for illegal immigrants and an increased flow of foreign nationals, arguing they will stimulate the U.S. […]

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