Comment: Arizona Speech, Waiver Policies and Procedures
Today's Immigration Daily features several items of interest, including articles on the Arizona Speech, Waiver Policies and Procedures, and Drastic Reduction in Legal Immigration. Please scroll below to find the item(s) of interest to you. Please let us know your thoughts by writing to

Article: In Arizona Speech, President Trump Defends His Charlottesville Response, Attacks "Fake News," and Touts His Immigration Record By Kevin Johnson

Blogging: OCAHO Finds State Employer Had Sovereign Immunity By Bruce Buchanan

Blogging: In Phoenix, Trump Paves the Way for Dictatorship With Support for Border Wall, Promise to Pardon Arpaio and Attacks on the Press By Roger Algase

Blogging: One Year Ago, in Phoenix, Trump Called for a Drastic Reduction in Legal Immigration. Will He Do The Same on August 22, 2017? By Roger Algase

News: White House Fact Sheet on President Trump’s Visit to Southern Border

News: USCIS Policy Alert on Waiver Policies and Procedures

Focus: What to do if, when, and after and EB-5 project fails - EB-5 Roundtable with Angelo Paparelli

This month's free 45-minute telephonic EB5 Roundtable with Angelo Paparelli features:
Guest Speakers: Daniel B. Lundy
This month's topic is: What to do if, when, and after and EB-5 project fails?
Date: Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 - Time: 2:00-2:30pm ET
Registration Deadline: 11:00pm (ET), Monday, August 28th, 2017
To register, please see:
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Headline:Sixty Undocumented Immigrants Found in Refrigerated Truck at Texas Border Checkpoint Click here
Headline: Congress Was Preparing for Some Immigration Skirmishes. Trump Wants A Battle Royal. Click here
Headline: Report: Trump Advisers Want Him to Back Down on Immigration Campaign Promise Click here
Headline: How Many Americans Would Pass an Immigration Test Endorsed by Trump? Click here
Headline: Trump's AZ Rally: 'Sick' Media, Gov't Shutdown on Border Wall, and Sheriff Joe Pardon Click here

Help Wanted: Immigration Professional
Miami, FL - Visa Franchise ( is recruiting a full-time Client Services Manager at our headquarters in Miami, FL. The position entails acting as the main point of contact for Visa Franchise clients as well as business partners. The focus is on servicing clients through in-person, phone, and video conferencing meetings. Additionally, the Client Services Manager will be tasked with contacting and interacting with potential franchise partners as they are added to the Visa Franchise platform. As the company is still growing rapidly, the Client Services Manager will also assist with other aspects of the business such as event marketing, prospect outreach, and franchise analysis. Requirements: Bachelor's Degree, Fluent in English and second language required (Spanish, Portuguese, and/or French), Strong ability to work with and communicate with others including clients, prospects, and franchise partners, Ability to work in a fast-paced, flexible environment, and be able to work effectively autonomously when required, Ability for writing, facilitating, and presenting analyses, High level of intellectual curiosity about new industries and businesses and be must generate concrete results through that curiosity, 0-5 years of job experience, preferably in a client-facing role. If interested, send email to

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY - Yarden Law Group has an opening for an immigration attorney with at least one year of business immigration experience to handle immigrant and non-immigrant cases including O-1, P-1, L-1, E-1, E-2, E-3, J-1, TN, EB-1,2,3 and naturalization cases. Good writing skills are necessary as well as ability to manage cases throughout their life cycle and effective communications with clients and team-members. Compensation depends on experience and skills. if interested, please submit your resume and cover letter by email to

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY - Immigration lawyer (Midtown, Manhattan) - Boutique business immigration firm seeks Associate with 3+ years of experience & a demonstrated passion for the field. Must have extensive experience handling PERMs, full range of NIV (esp. H & L) and IV petitions. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong initiative, ability to handle a high volume and diverse case load, top-tier English writing and communication skills, and excellent organizational skills. Compensation package commensurate with experience and skills. Outstanding environment, team oriented. Please email cover letter, resume & 2 relevant writing samples to:

Letters of the Week

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Reading
How the West Was Juan: Reimagining the U.S. / Mexico Border by Steven Bender - San Diego State University Press; 1st edition, 182 pages ISBN: 978-1938537936, $17.95

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