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UPDATE: USCIS to Welcome 5,000 New U.S. Citizens During Naturalization Ceremonies for Presidents Day

USCIS Celebrates Constitution Day and Citizenship Day with Special Naturalization Ceremonies

September 12, 2013  On September 17, we will celebrate Constitution Day and Citizenship Day to commemorate the signing of the United States Constitution in 1787. Each year, USCIS marks this special occasion by setting as...
September 12, 2013 USCIS Celebrates Constitution Day and Citizenship Day with Special Naturalization Ceremonies
August 12, 2013 USCIS Helps Get Conviction of Former Immigration Consultant in San Jose
Evelyn Sineneng-Smith, 66, was convicted by a federal jury on July 30, 2013 of three counts of encouraging illegal immigration for personal gain, and three counts of mail fraud. A federal grand jury indicted her in July of 2010 after a three-year investigation involving five federal agencies: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), the U.S. Department of Labor, the Internal Revenue Service’s Criminal Investigation and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service.
July 02, 2013 The United States to Welcome More Than 7,800 New Citizens during Independence Day Celebrations
Citizenship candidates to take Oath at baseball parks, historic landmarks, major battle sites
July 01, 2013 Implementation of the Supreme Court Ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act
July 01, 2013 USCIS Redesigns Replacement Citizenship and Naturalization Certificates
June 27, 2013 USCIS Celebrates 2013 Independence Day with Special Naturalization Ceremonies
USCIS celebrates Independence Day by welcoming thousands of new citizens in special naturalization ceremonies across the nation. Independence Day celebrations run July 1-5, 2013. A list of highlighted ceremonies are below:
June 17, 2013 New York Man Indicted for Defrauding Victims in Immigration Scam
Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., today announced the indictment of Martin Mannert, 41, for stealing tens of thousands of dollars from victims of a scam after falsely representing himself as someone qualified to provide assistance with immigration benefit applications.
June 17, 2013 DHS Announces Re-designation and 18-Month Extension of Temporary Protected Status for Syria
Registration and Re-registration Periods Open June 17, 2013
May 30, 2013 Temporary Protected Status Extended for Salvadorans
May 28, 2013 USCIS Director, U.S. Attorney General Welcome New Citizens