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A warm welcome to the U.S., but only for some.Paula Solian for Documented

This Russian Blacksmith Was Declared a Public Charge in 1913

The government has deemed immigrants “public charges” since people were arriving at Ellis Island by boat.

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USCIS on the Verge of Collapse

U.S. Customs and Immigration Services has begun furloughing workers, putting asylum, visa, and other programs in jeopardy

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Drive-In Naturalization Ceremonies Grow While USCIS Budget Crisis Looms

A U.S. Customs and Immigration Services budget crisis could jeopardize naturalization ceremonies and November's elections

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Judge Orders ICE to Free Man Held on Terrorism Charges

The government tried to use the Patriot Act to declare the Palestinian man a "danger to national security" and hold him indefinitely