Latest Center for Immigration Studies Stories

2014-07-01 00:21:38

WASHINGTON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The President's letter to Congress yesterday did not send a forceful signal to halt the surge of illegal aliens the Center for Immigration Studies encountered during their visit to the Texas border, where they heard firsthand from Central American parents the lure of lax border security and unenforced deportation laws. Word has gotten out that very few of the tens of thousands of Central Americans apprehended by the Border Patrol or...

2014-06-04 08:26:00

WASHINGTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bonnie Erbe, host and executive in charge of "To the Contrary", is the 2014 recipient of the Eugene Katz Award for Excellence in the Coverage of Immigration. The award, presented annually by the Center for Immigration Studies, highlights good reporting in a field where that is rare. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120806/MM52838LOGO Erbe's in-depth reporting on immigration's effects on health care, poverty, and natural...

2014-05-28 20:21:58

WASHINGTON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many questions remain after a report from the Center for Immigration Studies revealed that the Obama administration released 36,007 convicted criminal aliens into American neighborhoods in 2013. This group included aliens convicted of hundreds of violent and serious crimes, including homicide, sexual assault, kidnapping, and aggravated assault. Despite the obvious threat to public safety, the Obama administration has remained largely...

2014-05-20 00:21:00

New study examine government data WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While employers argue that there are not enough workers with science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) degrees, a new analysis of government data by the Center for Immigration Studies finds no evidence that a general shortage of such workers exists. Consistent with most research on the subject, the findings show that the country has more than twice as many people with STEM degrees as there are STEM...

2014-02-03 08:32:33

A feasible and cost effective system used in 17 countries WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new backgrounder by the Center for Immigration Studies analyzes the potential for implementation of a biometric exit system to track the departure of foreign visitors. The playing field for considering biometric exit has changed dramatically since the Senate started debating immigration reform last year, and certainly since Congress passed the first of eight statutes requiring an...

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