Comment: USCIS Strategic Plan, CBP Enforcement
Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including USCIS Strategic Plan, CBP Enforcement. please scroll down to find the item(s) below.Please let us know your thoughts by writing to editor@ilw.com.

Article: The line in the Sand [Again!] For the New EB-5 Rules By Matt Gordon

Blogging: NY Times: DHS Secretary Nielsen Threatened to Quit After Trump's Latest Tirade Against Central American Immigrants and the Rule of Law By Roger Algase

News: DOS Publish Final Rule on Passports, CRBAs, Hearings

News: USCIS and the Justice Department Formalize Partnership to Protect U.S. Workers from Discrimination and Combat Fraud

News: USCIS Changing Policy on Accrued Unlawful Presence by Nonimmigrant Students and Exchange Visitors

News: DOJ and USCIS Sign MOU Regarding Information Sharing and Case Referrals

News: News: USCIS Fact Sheet on the Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program

News: USCIS Strategic Plan for FY2017-FY2021

News: CBP Updates Its Enforcement Statistics for FY2018

Focus: PERM Illuminated - Hot Off the Presses
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Book includes: Chapter 1: All About the Law, Chapter 2: Parties to PERM, Chapter 3: Legal Requirements, Chapter 4: Anomalies: Special Handling or Processing, Chapter 5: Educational Degrees as Requirements, Chapter 6: Job Offers, Chapter 7: Prevailing Wage Requests, Chapter 8: All About Recruitment, Chapter 9: Consideration of Job Applicants, Chapter 10: All About Filin, Chapter 11: Post Filing Issues, Chapter 12: Approvals: Expiration, Validity, Portability & Duplicates, Chapter 13: Denials, Chapter 14: Request for Reconsideration, Chapter 15: Introduction to BALCA, Chapter 16: How to Request Review at BALCA, Chapter 17: Consideration by BALC, Chapter 18: BALCA Can Remand, Chapter 19: Disciplinary Measures, Chapter 20: DOL Organization and Updates, Acknowledgements, The PERM Book Online Library.

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Headline: Kelly: Vast majority of immigrants here illegally 'don't have skills' Click here
Headline: Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen almost resigned over Trump tirade Click here
Headline: Why separate immigrant children from parents? The politics of fear — just indirectly Click here
Headline: Donald Trump is reportedly furious that the US can’t shut down the border Click here
Headline: Donald Trump wrongly blames Democrats for 'catch and release' immigration policy Click here

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