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Archive Testimonies and Speeches
Text from USCIS testimonies to Congress that are more than five years old.
Testimony on H-1B Visas: Designing a Program to Meet the Needs of the U.S. Economy and U.S. Workers (PDF, 135 KB) (135KB PDF)
March 31, 2011, Donald Neufeld, Associate Director USCIS, testified before the House Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement
Testimony on E-Verify: Preserving Jobs for American Workers (PDF, 148 KB) ( PDF)
Feb. 10, 2011, Theresa C. Bertucci, Associate Director, Enterprise Services Directorate testified in front of the House Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement.
Testimony on USCIS Budget Request for Fiscal Year (FY) 2011 (PDF) ( PDF)
March 16, 2010, USCIS Director Alejandro Mayorkas testified in front of the House Committee on Apropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security about the USCIS Fiscal Year 2011 Budget and other critical issues important to USCIS
"Priorities Enforcing Immigration Laws" (Acting Deputy Director, Michael Aytes) (130KB PDF)
Statement for the Record: E-Verify
For a hearing on "Employment Eligibility Verification Systems and Potential Impacts on SSA's Ability to Serve Retirees, People with Disabilities, and Workers" before the House Ways and Means Committee, Subcommittee on Social Security
USCIS' Role in the Visa Process
Michael Aytes, Acting Deputy Director, USCIS, testified before the House Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugess, Border Security and International Law
Naturalization Delays: Causes, Consequences and Solutions (203KB PDF)
January 17, 2008 - Emilio T. Gonzalez, Director, USCIS, testifed before the House Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security and International Law, January 17, 2008
Testimony of USCIS Director Gonzalez on Immigration Reform and the Temporary Worker Program (143KB PDF)
House Appropriations Committee, Homeland Security Subcommittee