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Oct 15, 2014, 09:26 ET
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Immigration Enforcement Collapses Further in 2014

A new report by the Center for Immigration Studies reveals that interior enforcement activity in the United States is in a state of collapse, with...

Oct 08, 2014, 00:30 ET
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New Video: Immigration Enforcement Needed to Counter Criminal and Terrorist Threats

A new video interview from the Center for Immigration Studies highlights the value of robust and routine immigration enforcement to discover and...

Oct 06, 2014, 00:30 ET
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Record 61.8 million U.S. Residents Speak Foreign Language at Home

 Nearly 62 million U.S. residents now speak a language other than English at home — an all-time high. A new report by the Center for...

Sep 30, 2014, 00:30 ET
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Executive Amnesty for Traffic Offenders?

 A new report from the Center for Immigration Studies examines the potential public safety impact of an executive action to benefit alien...

Sep 25, 2014, 00:15 ET
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U.S. Immigrant Population Hits Record 41.3 Million

 A new report by the Center for Immigration Studies finds that nearly one in six adults in the U.S. is foreign-born. The report, based on newly...

Sep 11, 2014, 00:30 ET
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All Georgia's Employment Growth Since 2000 Has Gone to Immigrants

 The Gang of Eight immigration bill (S.744) passed last June would have roughly doubled the number of new foreign workers allowed into the...

Sep 02, 2014, 05:15 ET
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All N.C. Employment Growth since 2000 Has Gone to Immigrants

 The Gang of Eight immigration bill (S.744) passed last June would have roughly doubled the number of new foreign workers allowed into the...

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...