Marcelo Rochabrun, ProPublica, May 23, 2017 -
"Lee Francis Cissna, President Trump’s nominee to head the federal agency that handles applications for visas, refugee status and citizenship, has put little on the public record in his 20 years...
Apr. 4, 2018 letter to Sen. Grassley - "'[O]ur plans include proposing regulatory changes to remove H-4 dependent spouses from the class of aliens eligible for employment authorization, thereby reversing the 2015 final rule that granted such...
"Top Chinese and Indian scientists, engineers, doctors and
mathematicians are going to find the U.S. welcome mat pulled further
away from their feet. Recent Department of State projections indicate
the line for persons born in China or India...
Read the May 24, 2017 McCament letter here .
Cyrus D. Mehta, Mar. 7, 2016 - "... Senator Grassley on February 26, 2016 wrote an angry missive to USCIS Director Leon Rodriguez protesting the use of the H-1B visa by entrepreneurs, which he likens to one who tries to “hack” the H-1B...
Testifying on Feb. 15, 2012 at a House Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement hearing , "Safeguarding the Integrity of the Immigration Benefits Adjudication Process," regarding the so-called ' Grassley Report ,' Bo Cooper...
"Senator Grassley demanded provisions that could severely hamper the already difficult H-1B nonimmigrant visa process and, in tandem with that, hamper U.S. businesses and their ability to compete in the global economy. ... It could bring the process...
Angelo Paparelli, Jan. 16, 2012 : "[T]his post is about the multiple pages of sanctimonious hogwash ( summarized here ), served up last week by the Homeland Security Department's Office of Inspector General (" The Effects of USCIS Adjudication...
NOTE: Everyone, from practitioners to journalists to USCIS examiners, should read and heed Eleanor Pelta's wise words.
Senator Grassley: The Puppetmaster?
01/09/2012, 6:49 pm
Over the past few days the...
"USCIS and its FDNS unit are now running scared by Sen. Grassley’s
gassy harrumphing, and see fraud where the President and most members of
Congress, including the Senior Senator from Iowa, see opportunities for
job creation. The solution...
"...We now need one US Senator to simply let the issue run its course.
Mr. Grassley should not be demonized for his position on business
based immigration policies, nor should this debate be any more acerbic
than in previous years. He is...
"As law professors and scholars of constitutional and immigration law, we urge you to oppose Senator Grassley’s Amendment 53, the “Keep Our Communities Safe Act of 2013.” The amendment is unconstitutional because it would require...