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Aug 29, 2014, 05:00 ET
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Video: Local Impact of Illegal Border Surge

 Video is now available for the Center for Immigration Studies event at the National Press Club, "Local Impact of Illegal Border...

Aug 13, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Who Got the Jobs in Florida?

A new report from the Center for Immigration Studies finds that while Florida has been among the states with the fastest job growth in recent...

Aug 05, 2014, 01:00 ET
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Video: Past Anti-Smuggling Efforts Are Models for Current Border Crisis

 A new video series from the Center for Immigration Studies explores successful – and cost-effective – efforts to disrupt human...

Aug 04, 2014, 05:00 ET
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All Tennessee's Employment Growth Since 2000 Has Gone to Immigrants; Yet, Natives Accounted for 60% of Population Growth

 The Gang of Eight immigration bill (S.744) passed by the U.S. Senate last June, and voted for by both Tennessee senators - Lamar...

Jul 31, 2014, 10:46 ET
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House Border Bill Ensures Continue Illegal Influx

 The Center for Immigration Studies has released an analysis of the House Leadership's border bill.  The analysis concludes that while the...

Jul 30, 2014, 05:00 ET
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Guidance on Identifying "I-20 Mills"

 The Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) has published a brief, informal guide to aid U.S. consular officers in properly assessing educational...

Jul 17, 2014, 23:46 ET
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HUMANE Act: Flawed Bill Offers More Lenient Process for Illegal Minors

 A new analysis of the Helping Unaccompanied Minors and Alleviating National Emergency (HUMANE) Act by the Center for Immigration Studies finds...

Jul 16, 2014, 05:00 ET
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New Report Finds 2008 Trafficking Law Largely Irrelevant to Current Border Crisis

 A new report from the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) finds that a 2008 trafficking law should not be benefitting most illegal immigrants...

Jul 15, 2014, 08:56 ET
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The "Best and the Brightest" Fallacy: Exploring the lesser institutions for foreign students

 There is a cheaper, easier, safer means for entering the U.S. illegally than paying a coyote thousands of dollars to act as a guide for the...

Jul 08, 2014, 06:05 ET
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Fact Sheet: Central American Immigrants in the U.S.

 To aid in the current debate on the surge of Central American illegal immigrants crossing the U.S. southern border and being settled by the...

Jul 01, 2014, 01:00 ET
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Records Reveal Few Central Americans Deported, Yet President Provides Congress with an Evasive Plan

 The President's letter to Congress yesterday did not send a forceful signal to halt the surge of illegal aliens the Center for Immigration...

Jun 27, 2014, 01:15 ET
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Since 2000, All Employment Growth Has Gone to Immigrants

 On June 27, 2013, the Senate passed the Schumer-Rubio immigration bill (S.744) which, among other things, doubled the levels of legal...

Jun 04, 2014, 06:00 ET
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PBS's Erbe Wins Immigration Journalism Award

 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...

Jun 03, 2014, 05:00 ET
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More Inspectors at Land and Air Ports Would Reduce Fraudulent Entries

 A report showing that an increase in funding for inspections at the ports of entry could dramatically increase the identification of illegal...

May 28, 2014, 19:00 ET
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Ten Questions on the Obama Administration's Release of Criminal Aliens

Many questions remain after a report from the Center for Immigration Studies revealed that the Obama administration released 36,007 convicted...

May 27, 2014, 06:40 ET
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Video and Transcript Now Available: "Is There a STEM Worker Shortage?" Panel Discussion

 Video and transcript are now available from the Center for Immigration Studies panel discussion at the National Press Club, "Is There a STEM...

May 20, 2014, 01:00 ET
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No Evidence of a STEM Worker Shortage

 While employers argue that there are not enough workers with science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) degrees, a new analysis of...

May 17, 2014, 23:32 ET
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Hillary Clinton & John Kerry Share Responsibility for Criminal Alien Releases

 In response to the new Center for Immigration Studies report "ICE Document Details 36,000 Criminal Alien Releases in 2013," the Obama...

May 14, 2014, 08:02 ET

Is There a STEM Worker Shortage?

The Center for Immigration Studies will release a new report on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) employment at a panel discussion...

May 12, 2014, 09:23 ET
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Aliens with Serious Criminal Convictions Freed from Detention

A new report from the Center for Immigration Studies reports a threat to public safety by the release of 36,007 criminal illegal aliens in 2013 who...