Immigration

Fairfax to feds: Reimburse us $14M for educating undocumented kids

By   /  September 10, 2014  /  Immigration, News, State Government, Virginia  /  No Comments

REIMBURSEMENT, PLEASE: Fairfax County Supervisor Pat Herrity wants the feds to reimburse his county for the roughly $14 million he expects new undocumented minors to cost his county in this school year alone.

Fairfax County Supervisor Pat Herrity has a message for President Obama and those in the federal government — reimburse us for the $14 million it will cost in this school year to educate the undocumented minors the feds placed with sponsors in Fairfax this year.

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New undocumented students will cost VA millions, group says

By   /  September 4, 2014  /  Immigration, News, State Government, Virginia  /  No Comments

A NEW FRONTIER: While school vouchers give parents educational flexibility for their kids and save states money, education savings accounts can do both -- maybe better.

Tuesday marked the first day of school for students around Virginia — including up to 2,800 new undocumented children who could add $54 million more to taxpayers’ tab.

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Feds keep North Carolina’s top officials guessing on unaccompanied children

By   /  August 28, 2014  /  Immigration, North Carolina, Watchdog Citizen News  /  No Comments

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By Ann Kane | WatchdogWire.com
Unaccompanied alien children make up 10 to 15 percent of the number of people illegally crossing  the U.S. southern border this year. Many are now in North Carolina.
In a newly released report, the Administration for Children and Families, part of the federal Office for Refugees and Immigrants , reports that North Carolina has 815 unaccompanied children, [...]

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After two months, an uneasy coexistence at NM immigration facility continues

By   /  August 15, 2014  /  Federal Government, Immigration, Local Government, New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog, News  /  No Comments

TWO MONTHS ON: The Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia. N.M. has been renovated to house up to 700 women and children who entered the U.S. illegally.

The Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia has been turned into an immigration facility for up to 700 women and children. After two months, here’s a progress report.

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Who’s teaching the kids at New Mexico’s immigration facility?

By   /  August 14, 2014  /  Immigration, New Mexico, New Mexico Watchdog, News  /  No Comments

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Immigrant children at the federal facility in Artesia will receive educational opportunities but the details are still up in the air

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Obamacare: 93,800 Florida ACA customers have immigration ‘inconsistencies’

By   /  August 13, 2014  /  Florida, News  /  No Comments

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Almost 100,000 Floridians who signed up for health insurance through the federal health exchange have citizenship or immigration “inconsistencies.”

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