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Bookmark and check in often at this informative website created by Bob Libal in the Austin, Texas field office of Grassroots Leadership.

Mission China to Streamline NIV Application Process

" As part of the U.S. Mission in China’s efforts to streamline the visa application process, the Embassy and all Consulates that issue visas are implementing a new visa appointment, fee payment and document delivery system starting on March 16, 2013. This system, already in use in several...

Give Us Your Tired, Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses - We Have Private Prisons to Fill

"Traditionally, the Bureau of Prisons has run its own facilities, but if you’re a low-security immigrant you’re almost certainly going to do time in one of 13 privately operated prisons. Just three for-profit companies—Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group and MTC—control...

DHS OIG Report on Streamline

DHS OIG, May 15, 2015 - Streamline: Measuring Its Effects on Illegal Border Crossing

170 Groups Tell DOJ To End Criminal Prosecution of Refugees at Border - Law360

Law360, July 30, 2015 - "More than 170 civil rights, human rights and faith-based groups urged the U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday to stop criminally prosecuting immigrants who arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border seeking asylum, saying the prosecutions almost exclusively target Latinos and are...

OFLC Streamlines H-2A Process, Revises Form

OFLC, May 18, 2016 - "OFLC is pleased to announce that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has approved the Department's request to update the Appendix A in two ways: (1) to reflect new regulatory requirements contained in the 2015 H-2A Herder Final Rule; and (2) to simplify the H-2A process...