Michigan: Feds Bust "pay to stay" Foreign Student Immigration Fraud Network

This story should warm your heart—we are nabbing at least some of the cheaters! This time it was by setting a trap for them with the creation of a fake university with all the trappings of a real college. Thanks to the Detroit News for another juicy story. Feds used fake Michigan university in immigration … Continue reading Michigan: Feds Bust "pay to stay" Foreign Student Immigration Fraud Network

Fraud Uncovered in Special Refugee Admissions Program for Iraqis

“The criminal case has exposed staggering gaps in security at Homeland Security’s legal immigration agency.” (Reporter Stephen Dinan) This is a followup to a post I wrote at RRW a few weeks ago. Biden Admin Halts Special Refugee Program for Iraqis Due to Fraud Bust Even as refugee resettlement contractors*** say it isn’t so, and … Continue reading Fraud Uncovered in Special Refugee Admissions Program for Iraqis

Pro-Immigration Church Awarded $1 million from Tyson Foods

Grants are “given to organizations that are advancing the cause of lasting change for our society.” (Tyson press release, September 1, 2020) If you have followed Refugee Resettlement Watch for the last decade you know that Tyson Foods is one of a handful of BIG MEAT companies with global reach that depends heavily on low-skilled … Continue reading Pro-Immigration Church Awarded $1 million from Tyson Foods

As Immigration Slows due to Chinese Virus, Federal Employees at USCIS Could be Furloughed

“These are good-paying jobs, these are federal employees with good health insurance, good salaries and good retirement benefits. This is not like losing a low wage job.” (Gabriel Pedreira, regional union organizer for the American Federation of Government Employees)   That is if Congress doesn’t move swiftly to bail out the agency that processes applications … Continue reading As Immigration Slows due to Chinese Virus, Federal Employees at USCIS Could be Furloughed