LexisNexis® Legal Newsroom
Daniel M. Kowalski
Business Leaders Want More Travel to USA

"Chief among the reasons why travelers are not coming to the U.S. are concerns about the U.S. visa process and perception of poor treatment at the point of entry into the U.S. The Blueprint to Discover America provides detailed strategies to address...

Tags:
Daniel M. Kowalski
Lofgren Will Examine USCIS Immigration Fee Increase Proposal

Jan. 31, 2007, Washington, DC: Representative Zoe Lofgren (D-San Jose), Chair of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security and International Law, offered the following statement today on the proposed fee increase...

Tags:
Daniel M. Kowalski
NALEO: Congress Needs To Fund USCIS

"[W]e call on the President and Congress to address the fundamental problems in this system by providing appropriations to supplement fee revenue to cover costs of major USCIS expenses such as infrastructure investments, process enhancements and...

Tags:
Daniel M. Kowalski
Immigration Battle Moves to State Legislatures

NPR, Morning Edition, Feb. 1, 2007: "A flurry of new proposals in state legislatures are seeking various crackdowns on illegal immigrants. Some are blatantly unconstitutional, others would be hard to enforce." [Link to audio.] http://www.npr...

Tags:
Daniel M. Kowalski
Fee hike would hurt immigrants, critics of plan say

"Immigrants applying for citizenship or temporary work permits could pay almost twice as much as they do now under a proposal floated Wednesday by the Bush administration, which says the increase would speed up processing. But immigration advocates...

Tags:
Daniel M. Kowalski
Missing in America: 8,000 immigrant children

"Sixteen-year-old Juan Pablo Lopez?s trip to the United States began in a semi-trailer, packed with 150 human beings. He thought it would end for him alone in a cramped cell at the Juvenile Detention Center in Globe, Ariz." Examiner, Feb. 1...

Tags: