253Aug 7, 2012
Immigration Deferred Action Program
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Director Alejandro Mayorkas discussed the application process and policies that the agency has announced to implement the administration’s deferred ...
133Mar 28, 2011
Deportations and National Security
Participants spoke about immigration policy, deportation of illegal immigrants, and possible reforms of immigration laws. They also talked about labor markets, the use of migrant and ...
933Mar 28, 2011
Immigration Policy, Deportations and National Security
Homeland Security Department (DHS) officials, New Jersey Reprentative Rush Holt, directors and leaders of national and local immigration and civil rights groups, and academics discussed U.S. ...
497Apr 3, 2006
Judicial Review of Immigration Reform
The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on immigration issues and various means to improve and streamline judicial review of immigration cases. Among the topics addressed were the role of ...
19Dec 8, 2003
Counterterrorism and Immigration Policy
Witnesses testified about U.S. immigration policy following September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Among the issues they addressed were detention of aliens, the treatment of enemy combatants, ...
22Aug 29, 1996
Illegal Alien Deportation
Mr. Martin briefed reporters on the latest statistics on both criminal and non-criminal aliens. He stressed that nationwide deportations are up 40 percent over last year and that this is ...
41Mar 12, 1996
Welfare Benefits for Immigrants
Committee members heard testimony concerning the growing cost of welfare for legal immigrants due to immigrants' inviting elderly family members to join them in the U.S. who soon become elgible for ...
28May 28, 1993
U.S. Immigration Policy
The subcommittee heard testimony on legislation that would stiffen the U.S. immigration policy against fraud and the immigration of terrorists. The hearing came in the wake of the World Trade ...