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Here we have the latest news within the immigration benefit world, handled by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). Both news media and general public can find important information about updates, alerts and events that impact legal immigration.  We also provide resources specifically for the news media.

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July 09, 2014 Leon Rodriguez Sworn in as USCIS Director
WASHINGTON—Leon Rodriguez was sworn in today as the director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) during a ceremony at USCIS headquarters. Rodriguez, born in Brooklyn, and raised in ...
July 01, 2014 USCIS Will Naturalize Nearly 9,000 New Citizens During Independence Day Celebrations
WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Acting Director Lori Scialabba will help USCIS celebrate our nation’s 238th birthday as the agency welcomes approximately 9,000 new U.S...
June 30, 2014 Celebrating Independence Day with Naturalization Ceremonies
On July 4, Americans celebrate the day the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence in 1776. USCIS marks this occasion each year by holding special naturalization ceremonies acros...