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19 Apr, 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...


30 Mar, 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...


29 Mar, 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...


24 Mar, 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...


20 Mar, 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...


03 Feb, 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,...


15 Dec, 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...


08 Nov, 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...


07 Nov, 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...


01 Nov, 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...


19 Oct, 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...


29 Sep, 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...


21 Sep, 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...


12 Sep, 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...


06 Sep, 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...


19 Jul, 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...


11 Jul, 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...


01 Jun, 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...


19 May, 2016, 14:30 ET Lawless Immigration Policies of the Obama Administration

Today the U.S. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and the National Interest examines the declining deportations and increasing criminal...


09 May, 2016, 06:15 ET Immigrants Cost $6,200 in Welfare Benefits per Household

The Center for Immigration Studies today released a new study on cost of immigrant welfare use. It finds that the average household headed by an...


02 May, 2016, 05:15 ET Family Reunification for Illegal Aliens Disguised as Refugee Resettlement

The Center for Immigration Studies has released a new report, "Welcoming Unaccompanied Alien Children to the United States", analyzing the Obama...


23 Mar, 2016, 10:15 ET Analysis of Refugee Program Reform Bill

The Center for Immigration Studies has published an analysis of the "Refugee Program Integrity Restoration Act of 2016" (H.R. 4731). The bill,...


07 Mar, 2016, 00:08 ET 61 Million Immigrants and Their Young Children Now Live in the United States

A new Center for Immigration Studies analysis shows that more than 61 million immigrants and their American-born children under age 18 now live in...


25 Feb, 2016, 15:32 ET Skilled American Workers Ignored as Guestworker Programs Expand

 Today the U.S. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and the National Interest examines the impact of high-skilled immigration on U.S....


23 Feb, 2016, 00:15 ET Obama Opens the Border to More STDs

 The Obama administration has lifted the entry ban on three more sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), a policy change that will have both a...