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Fact Sheet: E-Verify (Read This And Send It To Your Elected Officials –
Don’t Let Them Get Away With Lies About This Program)
US Citizenship and
E-Verify (formerly known as
the Basic Pilot/Employment Eligibility Verification Program) is an
Internet-based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in
partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows
participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of
their newly hired employees. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
administers the program. E-Verify is free and voluntary and is the best
means available for determining employment eligibility of new hires and the
validity of their Social Security Numbers.
US Citizenship and
Program enables Federal, state, and local government agencies and
licensing bureaus to obtain immigration status information they need
in order to determine a non-citizen applicant's eligibility for many
public benefits. The Program also administers employment
verification pilot programs that enable employers to quickly and
easily verify the work authorization of their newly hired employees.
Facts About the Social Security “No-Match” Letter
employers file a Wage and Tax Statement (Form W-2) with the Social
Security Administration (SSA) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
to report how much they paid their employees and how much they
deducted in taxes from employees’ wages throughout the year. SSA
sends a “no-match” letter when the names or Social Security numbers
(SSNs) listed on an employer’s Form W-2 do not match SSA’s records.
is a continuum of security measures that begins overseas and
continues through arrival and departure from the United States to
ensure the person crossing our border is the same person who
received the visa.
A Law Enforcement Partnership 287 (g)
and Custom Enforcement (ICE)
ICE ACCESS (Agreements of Cooperation
in Communities to Enhance Safety and Security)
provides local law enforcement agencies an opportunity to team with
ICE to combat specific challenges in their communities. The
287(g) program is only one component under the ICE ACCESS umbrella
of services and programs offered for assistance to local law
ICE Mutual Agreement Between Government and
unlawful employment and reduce vulnerabilities that help illegal
aliens gain such employment, the ICE Mutual Agreement between
Government and Employers (IMAGE) program was initiated in 2007. The
goal is to assist employers in targeted sectors to develop a more
secure and stable workforce and to enhance fraudulent document
awareness through education and training.
Automated Biometric Identification System (IDENT)
A Department of
Homeland Security (DHS)-wide system for the storage and processing
of biometric and limited biographic information for DHS national
security, law enforcement, immigration, intelligence, and other DHS
mission-related functions, and to provide associated testing,
training, management reporting, planning and analysis, or other
Communities: A Comprehensive Plan to Identify and Remove
Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Immigration and Customs
Enforcement (ICE) is improving community safety by transforming the
way the federal government cooperates with state and local law
enforcement agencies to identify, detain, and remove all criminal
aliens held in custody. Secure Communities: A Comprehensive Plan
to Identify and Remove Criminal Aliens, will change immigration
enforcement by using technology to share information between law
enforcement agencies and by applying risk-based methodologies to
focus resources on assisting all local communities remove high-risk
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Tancredo calls SCOTUS nominee Sotomayor a racist
Colorado Independent - Denver,CO,USA
Tom Tancredo charged today that US Supreme Court Justice nominee Sonia Sotomayor
is a racist. Schultz: … wouldn't it be political suicide to challenge a ...
Cap Count for H-1B and H-2B Workers for Fiscal Year 2010
The word "Cap" used in this
Update refers to annual numerical limitations set by Congress on certain
nonimmigrant visa classifications, e.g., H-1B and H-2B. Caps control the number
of workers that can be issued a visa in a given fiscal year to enter the United
States pursuant to a particular nonimmigrant classification. Caps also control
the number of aliens already in the United States that may be authorized to
change status to a cap-subject classification.
Cancer victim held at immigration after fingerprints vanish
Telegraph.co.uk - United Kingdom
A man was held by immigration officials at a US airport - because a cancer drug
had caused his fingerprints to disappear. The 62-year-old, ...
Choice could buy time on immigration
The Hill -
have been pressing Obama to deliver for a key demographic that helped put him in
office, with immigration reform the top priority. ...
Georgia Congressman jump starts the immigration debate
Examiner.com - USA
The immigration laws are often difficult to enforce when dealing with people who
have raised families on the US soil, but they never established a legal ...
Critics Accuse GA Congressman of Grandstanding on Immigration
... have so-called "anchor babies" - children who, when they get older, can
sponsor their families' immigration to the US He says Deal should know better.
Moving illegal prisoners
"For every illegal alien we incarcerate, it costs Oklahoma taxpayers 20 thousand
per year to incarcerate them," said Rep. Randy Terrill. ...
BTA Testifies Before US Senate Immigration Subcommittee on What ...
Blog - Phoenix,AZ,USA
President Obama's plans to successfully achieve comprehensive immigration reform
hinge on the government's ability to improve the secure and efficient ...
CSC Receives $27 Million Task Order From United States Citizenship ...
Newswire (press release) - New York,NY,USA
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services is the government agency that
oversees lawful immigration to the United States of America . ...
Gay Marriage Meets the Immigration Debate: A Bill Would Allow ...
in Two Worlds - New York,NY,USA
While federal immigration laws allow heterosexual residents to sponsor their
spouses to immigrate to the country, gay and lesbian couples are not afforded
Obama strengthens ties with Latinos
Politico - Washington,DC,USA
Latinos said Tuesday they still expect the president to keep his pledge to
deliver a comprehensive immigration reform plan by the end of the year. ...
Inmates to undergo immigration checks
OhMyGov! - Washington,DC,USA
In the ongoing race against the Red Queen to halt illegal immigration into the
US, the Department of Homeland Security is expanding a program designed to ...
As California goes, so goes the nation?
Examiner.com - USA
FAIR estimates California's illegal alien population has grown to 3.2 million a
10.3 percent increase. As a result of both the continued growth in the ...
Book navigates crosscurrents of immigration
In "American Passage," Vincent J. Cannato navigates the crosscurrents of
immigration since the 1700s, illustrating his tale generously with odd facts and
Police advocacy group cites concerns with immigration program duties
Morning News - Dallas,TX,USA
By MARJORIE KORN / The Dallas Morning News WASHINGTON – A federal program that
gives local law enforcement the authority to perform immigration checks
David has been added to your favorite examiners
Examiner.com - USA
Illegal immigration costs our state $10.5 billion annually - a full HALF
of the deficit! Our gutless legislators are too afraid of the lobby these people
Face of immigration now more feminine
Journal - Wilmington,DE,USA
But she was arrested by immigration officials in November and now stays
home with her children as she fights deportation. Her goals are based on making
Coalition for the Future American Worker
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Not a Conspiracy...
It's Just a Cover-Up!
H1N1 (MEXICAN) flu infects 13,000 people in 46 countries - WHO
The World Health Organisation
said on Tuesday that nearly 13,000 people have been confirmed infected with the
new H1N1 flu strain but the number of countries affected is stable at 46. In its
latest tally, the United Nations agency said its labs have confirmed 12,954
infections with the newly discovered strain that has killed 92 people.
EU adopts 'Blue Card' immigration program
Press International - USA
BRUSSELS, May 26 (UPI) -- The European Union has adopted a work permit program
modeled after the US Green Card residency program aimed at bringing in highly
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Charter school busing cut draws ire
Globe - United States
The burden of busing these students only adds to the financial problems,
districts say. Kevin Andrews, president of the Massachusetts Charter Public
GUEST COLUMN: Time to tell truth about schools
Atlanta Journal Constitution - GA, USA
Mr. Anderson succinctly summarized our problems: Too few students are graduating
and those who do are inadequately prepared. Parents often are very confused ...
School bus allowed into area of natural gas leak
Mid-Hudson News - Newburgh,NY,USA
Middletown Superintendent of Schools Dr. Kenneth Eastwood and Mid-City Transit,
the district's bus provider, were unaware of the situation. ...
School start time may shift this fall
Ballard - Seattle,WA,USA
Nearly everyone I know around here was educated by Seattle Public Schools (I was
not) - all those folks seem fairly well educated, and most went to the ...
Grand Jury finds Natomas school district land deal 'unsual'
The Sacramento County Grand
Jury charged today that the Natomas Unified School District and Superintendent
Steve Farrar failed to exercise "proper oversight" when they purchased 41 acres
of farmland north of the city for $13.4 million -- a record price for the area
in 2007 that came under sharp criticism.
Milwaukee Public Schools Hand Out 'Violence Free Zone' Awards
WISN.com - Milwaukee,WI,USA
... through Milwaukee Public Schools is helping students move past their anger.
A fit of rage is how Bay View senior Rachnee Williams solved her problems. ...
ACLU sues over blocked web sites
The American Civil Liberties
Union and its Tennessee branch sued two Tennessee school districts in federal
court May 19, claiming that the districts are unconstitutionally blocking
students from accessing online information about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and
transgender (LGBT) issues.
Bill would fund internet safety education
A New Jersey lawmaker has
introduced internet safety legislation that, if passed, would authorize roughly
$175 million--$35 million a year for five years--for internet safety education
and training to help make children, parents, and educators aware of proper
online behavior and the dangers the internet poses.
New iPod rules touch off heated debate
A new policy by the
University of Missouri School of Journalism requiring incoming students to have
an iPhone, iPod Touch, or similar device has touched off a heated debate about
the limits and possibilities of technology -- as well as corporate influence --
Judge tosses BU 'hacker' search warrant
A district court judge has
ordered Massachusetts and Boston University police to return a BU student's
computers, cell phone, and other belongings, after finding that investigators
did not sufficiently show a link between the man and any crime, SecurityFocus
Economic woes could reduce technology in K-12 classrooms
A report released by the
American Association of School Administrators reveals that many school budgets
will be cut during the 2009-10 school year because of reduced funding -- and
technology is among the key areas expected to be affected, reports the Richmond
Distance Learning Examiner.
Study: Classroom computers boost face-to-face learning
Computers have been used for
years to facilitate learning at a distance. Now, a new European Union research
program shows that computers also can enhance collaborative, face-to-face
learning and problem solving, reports Science Daily.
Should teachers, kids be digital 'friends'?
With online social networks
and similar tools rocketing in popularity, some teachers have started using
these tools to build rapport, update students on classroom activities, and keep
an ear to the ground with the youths they teach. But potential pitfalls remain,
reports the Arizona Daily Star -- including the appearance of impropriety and
other ethical issues.
AT&T and Indiana University partner on BlackBerry deal
Indiana University has
announced that it has entered into an agreement with AT&T, providing graduate
students and staff in its Kelley School of Business with discounted BlackBerry
smart phones, reports the Richmond Distance Learning Examiner.
Duncan outlines school reform agenda
teaching, expanding the learning time, collecting meaningful data, and
transforming underperforming high schools are the four key areas the U.S.
Department of Education (ED) plans to target in the next year, Education
Secretary Arne Duncan told school stakeholders at the Center for American
Progress's "Resource, Allocation, Reinvestment, and Education Reform" conference
May 18. Key words: Center for American Progress, Arne Duncan, effective teaching
California considers open digital textbooks
In what could be a
first-of-its-kind statewide initiative, California education leaders are working
together to compile a list of free, open digital textbooks that meet
state-approved standards and will be available to high school math and science
classes this fall. Key words: open source, digital textbooks, California
New device saves money on color printing
A new Xerox Corp. printer
that uses solid-ink technology and a sliding price scale might be good news for
schools and colleges that are trying to cut costs without taking away from
administrative or classroom functions. Key words: school printers, Xerox
ColorQube, solid-ink printer, school multi-function printers
Portland Observer - Portland,OR,USA
Sporadically, a participant would suggest that the problems with the city's high
schools couldn't be separated from issues facing lower grades. ...
Lessons Learned From the Chicago Public Schools
Week News (subscription) - Bethesda,MD,USA
If schools are located in neighborhoods where poverty is high, family education
is low, social problems abound, and students come from dangerous or unstable ...
Gov. Jindal says rainy-day fund might be tapped for higher education
Times-Picayune - NOLA.com - New Orleans,LA,USA
Bobby Jindal said this morning that he might be willing to use some money from
the state's rainy-day fund to offset budget cuts planned for public colleges ...
Will Congress Put DC Kids in Danger?
National Review Online - New York,NY,USA
And they evidence also shows that they are in a safer learning environment,
which is really important to DC parents given the problems in the public school
EMINENT DOMAIN AND
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Sotomayor: No Empathy for Property Rights
Chicago Daily Observer - Chicago,IL,USA
Judge Sotomayor was on the panel that issued the unsigned opinion–one that makes
Justice Stevens look like a paradigmatic defender of strong property rights ...
The Sotomayor Nomination
The level of property rights protection against government intervention on the
one hand, and the permissible scope of unilateral action by the president in ...
Sotomayor's resume, record on notable cases
The resume and record of
federal Judge Sonia Sotomayor (CNN)
Lewisburg's eminent domain petition granted
Beckley Register-Herald - Beckley,WV,USA
LEWISBURG — Eight months after initiating eminent domain proceedings to acquire
property for a new city police headquarters, Lewisburg is the proud owner of ...
Hinton, IA Schools Struggle to Expand
KPTH - Correctionville,IA,USA
Steen says the board may use eminent domain to get the land if Held's won't
accept its offer, though negotiations are ongoing. The district hopes to have
ICC denies eminent domain claim for Enbridge pipeline
Bloomington Pantagraph - IL, USA
However, the recommended order submitted by Administrative Law Judge Larry Jones
does not find that eminent domain is required for the pipeline project to ...
Multnoman County appeals land-use compensation
OregonLive.com - Portland,OR,USA
English's attorney and property rights groups have consistently argued that the
compensation order was a final judgment that wasn't affected by land-use ...
Gwinnett Residents Fuming Over Tax HIke
Atlanta - Atlanta,GA,USA
(MyFOX ATLANTA) - A battle was brewing Tuesday over property taxes in Gwinnett
County where leaders said public safety was at stake. ...
County set to cut $25 million from budget
Bradenton Herald - FL, United States
Azzara said revenue sources, such as property taxes, service fees and sales
taxes are all down. “Those revenues fund everything from the Manatee County ...
School District Considers Raising Taxes
WFtv.com - Orlando,FL,USA
The Brevard County School District met Tuesday evening to consider a slight
increase to property taxes. Eyewitness News learned the average homeowner would
Will County: Pay your property taxes
Star - Chicago,IL,USA
By Stewart Warren, Sun-Times News Group Will County homeowners must pay the
first installment on their property taxes by June 1, Will County Treasurer Pat
Outlook dire for cities' tax revenues
Union Tribune - San Diego,CA,USA
They were told to expect that property taxes in their communities will sink by
more than 7 percent. Only the well-to-do coastal cities of San Diego County ...
Taking Liberty – How Private Property Is Being Abolished In
– Waste, Fraud and Abuse
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The Social Security Scam
The release of the
2009 Social Security Trustees Report
indicates that the current economic crisis has negatively impacted the Social
Security budget. It's now projected that by 2016 Social Security spending will
exceed revenues. According to the report, the financial condition of the Social
Security program "remains challenging" and "need(s) to be addressed soon." A
look at the numbers shows us the severity of the Social Security budget problem.
Another “Sleeve” Sellout
In case you’ve already
forgotten about the whole “rolling up their sleeves” press conference fiasco, it
was a made-for-TV political event that took place earlier this spring up in
Spartanburg, S.C. Basically, two fake Republican Senators stood up with their
colleagues and pretended to be fiscal conservatives, but then turned around and
voted with the State Senate’s big government RINOcrat majority when it came time
to actually do what they said they were going to do. Who were the two sellouts
(at least as far as this latest example of South Carolina “Republicans” saying
one thing and doing another is concerned)? Sen. Shane Martin and Sen. David
Thomas - and by listing their names again here we guess that means you can
Cap and Trade
Congress is about to vote on
cap and trade legislation. Do you know what it is? If you don't, you are not
alone. A new Rasmussen poll finds that only one-quarter (24%) of likely voters
correctly understand the term. The poll also found that 30 percent has no idea
with the term "cap and trade" meant, 29 percent thought it had something to with
regulating Wall Street, and 17 percent though it involved health care reform.
Glenn Beck Tells Limbaugh: Bush's Compassion Conservatism Must Die
Republican Party has any chance of regaining its leading position, it must put
to "death" George W. Bush's "compassionate conservatism," top talker Glenn Beck
tells Rush Limbaugh.
The Daily Capitalist: California's No. 1!
Noozhawk - Santa Barbara-Goleta,CA,USA
“Government spending” is just code for social services for those individuals not
possessing the family backing, resources, educational advantages, ...
Our Views: A new light for earmarks
2TheAdvocate - Baton Rouge,LA,USA
In a spate of reform, Congress required its members seeking special
appropriations for their districts — earmarks — to publicize the requests in
Re: Flattening Taxpayers in New Jersey [Andy McCarthy]
National Review Online Blogs - New York,NY,USA
(As you don't mention, Lonegan wants to slash the number of government agencies
and cut government spending by $5 billion.) And because there would be less ...
New Bill Exposes Government Spending
... treasurer's website is run, to detail where every tax dollar goes, and now
it's up to the public to hold the government responsible for that spending. ...
Schwarzenegger says drastic budget cuts are 'the message of the ...
Angeles Times - CA,USA
'The voters sent a very clear message to Sacramento: Live within your means, cut
spending, slash the size of government, get rid of the waste and the ...
Look at state spending
Chicago Tribune - United States
When will spending cuts make an appearance on anyone's agenda? It is
unconscionable to ask for gigantic tax increases without forcing state
government to ...
Outrageous: We're Done with Greed
Reader's Digest - Pleasantville,NY,USA
Citizens Against Government Waste tracks abuses and is a tough critic of
government spending. And monitor local news sources to see how the money is
Government Agency Tracks Stimulus Spending
If you're interested in tracking federal spending, you can do so easily online.
You can read the reports by the Government Accountability Office on their ...
Should We Blame California's Government or Its Citizens for the ...
Online - USA
California wouldn't have this problem (or at least, this big of a problem),
writes John Steele Gordan from Commentary, if it hadn't increased its spending
THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF FEDERAL SPENDING ON STATE ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE
National Center for Policy Analysis - Dallas,TX,USA
Federal government spending comes with costs. Every dollar the government spends
must first be removed from the pocket of the private sector -- through ...
– Exploring Solutions
Conn. House passes Election Day voter registration
Hartford Courant - United States
John Rowland vetoed it, raising concerns of potential fraud. Opponents voiced
similar fears during Tuesday's debate, saying the current registration ...
UMKC Law Professor to Run for Secretary of State
According to Kobach, Voter fraud is a very real problem in Kansas. “Election
crimes have been documented across the state,” says Kobach, “from fraudulent ...
Election law changes questioned
Jose Mercury News - CA, USA
... by creating an electronic voter database that gives people the option of
registering to vote online. Miller also the bill would combat election fraud,
Hoseman Petitions for Voter ID
Jackson Free Press - Jackson,MS,USA
Phil Bryant has also been a proponent of the bill, which he says will curb voter
fraud in the state, despite scant evidence that fraud has occurred. ...
Democrats look to stop voter ID bill
Houston Chronicle - United States
Republicans say it's to prevent voter fraud. But Democrats say it would suppress
voter turnout. The measure must come up before the end of the day Tuesday, ...
JAMES P. PINKERTON: Will Democrats Become a Permanent Majority ...
FOXNews - USA
Long before the Internet, the two political parties routinely accused each other
of vote fraud. Democrats point to the Florida recount after the 2000 ...