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Article: Border Wall May Be an Expensive Solution to a Nonexistent Problem By Walter Ewing

Blogging: Siskind Summary – National Venture Capital Association v. Duke (filed 9/19/2017) By Greg Siskind

Blogging: Guest Post – The Legal Workforce Act (H.R. 3711) – Pro-Immigration Advocates, Be Sure to Look This Gift Horse in the Mouth by Anthony Weigel By Greg Siskind

Blogging: Trump's New Travel Ban Order By Nolan Rappaport

Blogging: If Democrats insist on chain migration, they'll kill the DREAM Act. By Nolan Rappaport

Blogging: It's Not Just the Muslim Ban and Ending DACA. Sessions' Record Shows the Rotten Inner Core of Trump's Agenda By Roger Algase

Blogging: Trump Switches His Pretext for Muslim Ban, in Effect Admitting That the Original Excuse Was Fraudulent By Roger Algase

News: DOS Provides Information Regarding the Presidential Proclamation on Expanded Travel Ban

News: Statement by Acting Secretary Elaine Duke on the President's Proclamation on Enhanced Global Security Measures

News: President Donald J. Trump Announces Enhanced National Security Measures

News: President Donald J. Trump Strengthens Security Standards For Traveling to America

News: Fact Sheet: The President’s Proclamation on Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry into the United States by Terrorists or Other Public-Safety Threats

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News: Presidential Proclamation Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry Into the United States by Terrorists or Other Public-Safety Threats

Focus: EB-5 Roundtable with Angelo Paparelli

This month's free 45-minute telephonic EB5 Roundtable with Angelo Paparelli features:
Guest Speakers: Mark A. Katzoff & Dawn Lurie
This month's topic is: EB-5 4th-Quarter Developments in the Executive Branch - USCIS Ombudsman, USCIS (FDNS, IPO & Field Offices), ICE, Departments of Commerce and State, SEC & FINRA
Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - Time: 2:00-2:30pm ET
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ComingsNGoings: New Appointmemt
Fragomen, the world’s leading provider of immigration services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Caitlin Miner-Le Grand as the firm’s latest “Fragomen Fellow” effective September 25, 2017

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