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Sep 11, 2017, 05:30 ET Marginal Colleges Damage our Immigration System

A new report by the Center for Immigration Studies finds that 55 institutions, the very dregs of higher education in this country, offer extremely...


Jul 24, 2017, 07:25 ET Immigration Court Backlog: Causes and Solutions

With 600,000 pending cases, the backlog in the immigration court system has become a matter of some urgency. A new report by the Center for...


Jul 12, 2017, 21:29 ET Jobs Americans Don't Get to Do

A new analysis of the H-2B visa program data by the Center for Immigration Studies shows the locations where jobs have been offered to guest...


Jun 22, 2017, 05:00 ET Limiting Foreign Student Entries in Sanctuary Jurisdictions

A new report from the Center for Immigration Studies examines the administration's option of limiting foreign student entries and...


Jun 21, 2017, 08:32 ET Large, Persistent English Literacy Gap for Immigrants

A new study published by the Center for Immigration Studies analyzes the English literacy level of immigrants living in the U.S. and raises...


May 03, 2017, 21:43 ET Asylum Fraud and National Security

The Center for Immigration Studies will host a panel discussion on Wednesday, May 10, focusing on the security threat posed by the ineffective...


Apr 29, 2017, 15:22 ET What a Difference 100 Days Makes

A new report by the Center for Immigration Studies assesses the Trump administration's immigration track record after its first one hundred days....


Apr 19, 2017, 08:37 ET Fraud in the "Credible Fear" Process

A new report from the Center for Immigration Studies analyzes the fraudulent abuse of the "credible fear" process by aliens seeking to enter...


Mar 30, 2017, 13:32 ET The Unmaking of the U.S. Immigration Court System

A new report published by the Center for Immigration Studies describes the undermining of federal immigration courts and outlines recommendations...


Mar 29, 2017, 21:11 ET House Judiciary Committee Holds Hearings on Restoring Enforcement of Immigration Laws

A Center for Immigration Studies analyst testified before the House immigration subcommittee on the state of immigration law enforcement and...


Mar 24, 2017, 11:49 ET Report: The First ICE Weekly Alien Criminal Releases List

As directed by executive order, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has issued its first report identifying jurisdictions that obstruct ICE...


Mar 20, 2017, 00:39 ET New Analysis Maps Local Impact of Immigration on Schools Nationwide

A new report by the Center for Immigration Studies merges Census Bureau data with Google maps to provide a visual representation of the impact of...


Feb 03, 2017, 11:03 ET Will the U.S. take Australia's Unwanted Asylum Seekers?

A report from the Center for Immigration Studies covers the asylum seeker resettlement deal the Obama administration entered into with Australia,...


Dec 15, 2016, 10:41 ET Tackling Sanctuaries, Prioritizing Public Safety

Americans voted into office the presidential candidate who promised to abolish sanctuary cities, the more than 300 jurisdictions that obstruct...


Nov 08, 2016, 00:15 ET Survey Highlights Popularity of Immigration Enforcement

The public wants immigration laws enforced, and the level of legal immigration reduced, according to a poll of 1,000 likely voters, conducted...


Nov 07, 2016, 14:11 ET Flawed Immigration Policy Begets Gang Violence

The Center for Immigration Studies held a teleconference to accompany the publishing of the first two reports of a series on the placement of tens...


Nov 01, 2016, 01:22 ET Immigration Surging; 1.5 Million Arriving Each Year

A Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) analysis of newly released data from the Census Bureau's American Community Survey (ACS) shows that 1.5...


Oct 19, 2016, 09:37 ET Border Asylum Claims Up Tenfold Since 2009

A new report by the Center for Immigration Studies analyzes the surge of aliens arriving at U.S. land borders and ports of entry without visas and...


Sep 29, 2016, 13:30 ET VIDEO: Immigration and Less-Educated American Workers

 Native-born men with low levels of education are dropping out of the labor market and are being replaced by immigrants. This finding and its...


Sep 21, 2016, 21:18 ET New Extensive Academic Study of Immigration: Workers and Taxpayers Lose, Businesses Benefit

 The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine have just published a report examining the fiscal and economic impact of...


Sep 12, 2016, 10:59 ET Maps: Dramatic Growth of Immigrant Population at County Level Immigrant share of adults quadrupled in 232 counties

 A new series of maps by the Center for Immigration Studies based on Census Bureau data shows detailed information on the nation's immigrant...


Sep 06, 2016, 00:10 ET Immigrants Replacing Low-Skill U.S.-Born Workers

 A new report from the Center for Immigration Studies demonstrates that low-skilled immigrants are replacing low-skilled native-born workers in...


Jul 19, 2016, 11:39 ET New Statistics: Immigration Enforcement Continues Decline in 2016

 The human cost of suppressing immigration enforcement was highlighted on the opening day of the Republican National Convention, featuring...


Jul 11, 2016, 06:00 ET Food Stamp Program (SNAP) Discriminates in Favor of Ineligible Aliens

A recent report by the Center for Immigration Studies reveals that the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program...


Jun 01, 2016, 05:15 ET Legal and Illegal Immigration Surging

An analysis of new government data by the Center for Immigration Studies shows more than 3 million new legal and illegal immigrants settled in the...