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Stunning Dereliction of Duty to Protect: Feds Won’t Track Visa Overstays

August 13, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

The Department of Homeland Security’s latest Entry/Exit Overstay Report represents more disappointing evidence that the U.S. exercises inadequate enforcement of its […]

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Refugee Industry Heads to Capitol Hill, Ignores Church State Separation

August 12, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

The refugee resettlement industry is in full panic mode. Some may question whether “industry” is the correct word. But the […]

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Finally! U.S. Tech Workers’ Prospects Improving

August 7, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

In 2007, the Pittsburgh-based law firm Cohen & Grigsby hosted an immigration seminar in which it advised employers how to […]

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Trump’s Wall is the Wrong Priority; E-Verify Protects Border

August 3, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Once, August was a tranquil time on Capitol Hill. But that’s no longer the case. After months of contentious wrangling […]

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Commit to Sustainability For Earth Overshoot Day

August 1, 2018 | Kevin

Earth Overshoot Day marks the date when humanity has used more from nature than our planet can renew in the […]

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Earth Overshoot Day Offers Sustainability Lessons

July 31, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Tomorrow will mark Earth Overshoot Day, the day that worldwide humanity will, in only seven months, have taken more resources from […]

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Tighter Employment-Based Visa Guidelines are Good for American Workers

July 27, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Some of President Trump’s immigration campaign promises are inching along and may never be realized. The most notable is President […]

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Report: Prospects for Reducing Rush-Hour Traffic ‘Dim’

July 23, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Summer is half over which means that many people have taken their traditional driving vacation, and likely encountered oppressive traffic. […]

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Some 600 Detained Migrants Are Pregnant, Will Bear Citizen Children

July 22, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

In as troubling an immigration story as anyone will read this summer, between December 2017 and April 2018, U.S. Border […]

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Melting Down Over ICE

July 19, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Calls to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement began as whispers, but today are a lion’s-roar demand, at least among illegal […]

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As U.S. Population Rises, Environmental Leaders Ignore the Obvious

July 17, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

The Washington Post recently published a column titled “Why do we need more people in this country anyway?” which is making […]

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Still Reeling from Maria, Puerto Rico Braces for Hurricane Season

July 12, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Back in February, I returned to Puerto Rico, my home for many years, and the birthplace of my son and sister. […]

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PFIR’s World Population Day Video

July 11, 2018 | Kevin

If you don’t care to read our UN World Population Day blog, just watch the video!

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Observing Our Impact This World Population Day

July 10, 2018 | Kevin

July 11th is recognized as UN World Population Day. Beginning in 1989, a day to focus attention on the urgency and […]

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Visa Holders Homeward Bound? If so, a Boost for American Workers

July 9, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

During the upcoming mid-term elections, the 35 Senate races and the 435 House of Representatives campaigns will feature candidates who […]

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