The Obama administration is changing the government’s strategy in enforcing immigration laws while repealing birthright citizenship would expand the population of illegal immigrants, who, depending on how you look at it, may or may not be a burden on taxpayers.
ICE officials have repeatedly said this summer that the agency is on track to meet its stated goal to remove 400,000 immigrants this year.
As it poises for further immigration initiatives, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is struggling with festering internal divisions between political appointees and career officials over how to enforce laws and handle detainees facing deportation. Read full article here View original memo from ICE
Average time each case takes also greater than any year since 1998
Immigration official responds to criticisms of leaked memo
Guess what AZ did on another homeland security issue – surveillance
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Two-month total greater than any such period in the agency’s history