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2011-02-09 00:01:27

GAO study finds that program is "vulnerable to identity theft and employer fraud" Alexandria, VA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 08, 2011 A recent report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) demonstrates that the federal E-Verify program needs a biometric component, according to the Security Industry Association (SIA). E-Verify is used by employers to determine if individuals are legal residents of the United States and, thus, eligible to work in this country. The program, however,...

2011-01-19 17:07:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- By Kevin Lashus and Maggie Murphy -- Lashus and Murphy are at international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP. On January 18, 2011, the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) released its December 17, 2010 report entitled, "Employment Verification: Federal Agencies Have Taken Steps to Improve E-Verify, but Significant Challenges Remain." Provided is a summary of the GAO's findings, and where we believe USCIS' Verification Division may move to...

2011-01-13 00:00:46

On Tuesday, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) began using a federal information sharing capability in all Wisconsin counties that helps federal immigration officials use biometrics to identify aliens, both lawfully and unlawfully present in the United States, who are booked into local law enforcement's custody for a crime. This capability is part of Secure Communities"”ICE's comprehensive strategy to improve and modernize the identification and removal of aliens convicted...

2010-12-29 00:01:20

On Tuesday, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) began using a federal information sharing capability in Anne Arundel County that helps federal immigration officials use biometrics to identify aliens, both lawfully and unlawfully present in the United States, who are booked into local law enforcement's custody for a crime. This capability is part of Secure Communities"”ICE's comprehensive strategy to improve and modernize the identification and removal of aliens convicted of a...

2010-12-22 14:00:00

FAIRFAX, Va., Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Interstate Worldwide Relocation Services in Springfield, Va., joins five other businesses in the national capitol region to become a member of the IMAGE program with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Short for "ICE Mutual Agreement between Government and Employers," IMAGE provides businesses an opportunity to partner with the agency to develop a more secure and stable workforce. At the signing ceremony today, Special Agent in...

2010-12-21 16:50:00

Mass Immigration is Unsustainable, Warns FAIR WASHINGTON, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today's release of 2010 Census data reveal that the U.S. population grew by more than 27 million during the last decade - representing a nearly ten percent increase in our population in just ten years. The single largest factor in this enormous, and unwelcome, increase was excessive legal and illegal immigration. Here is how the math works: During the past decade, about 13 million new...

2010-11-20 00:00:49

On Tuesday, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) began using a federal information sharing capability in nine North Carolina counties that helps federal immigration officials use biometrics to identify aliens, both lawfully and unlawfully present in the United States, who are booked into local law enforcement's custody for a crime. This capability is part of Secure Communities"”ICE's comprehensive strategy to improve and modernize the identification and removal of aliens...

2010-10-07 14:36:00

Criminal Alien Removals Up/Non-Criminal Alien Removals Down/Overall Removals Flat WASHINGTON, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano released the FY 2010 immigration deportation numbers claiming that "it's been another record-breaking year of record criminal alien removals." Yet, Secretary Napolitano neglects to mention that while deportation of criminal aliens has risen, the total removals are roughly the same, and the...

2010-10-04 16:57:00

PHOENIX, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- LawLogix Group, Inc., the leader in I-9 and E-Verify Compliance and Immigration Case Management Software, announced today that it has been named to the prestigious 2010 Inc. 500/5000 list of America's fastest-growing entrepreneurial businesses for the fourth consecutive year. Based on percentage revenue growth from 2006 through 2009, LawLogix placed 41st among the fastest growing businesses in the Phoenix Metro Area, 186th in software and 2893rd overall....

2010-09-28 13:00:00

View Hidden Cameras 3: http://cis.org/Videos/HiddenCameras3 WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Center for Immigration Studies released the third film in a series, "Hidden Cameras on the Arizona Border 3: A Day in the Life of a Drug Smuggler," at an event hosted by the Center for Immigration Studies and Women in Homeland Security. This is the Center's National Security Director Janice Kephart's third web-based border film, this time focusing on drug cartel travel...


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