News Releases

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Half a Million Companies Now Participate in E-Verify
Free, fast, secure service shows exceptional growth; got more than 25 million queries last year
USCIS Extends Relief Measures for Filipino Typhoon Victims
USCIS reminds those affected by Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines on Nov. 8, 2013, of agency efforts to provide relief to victims of the typhoon.
Immigration Attorney Pleads Guilty to Bribing an Immigration Official
Attorney Kiran Dewan, age 59, of Woodbine, Md., pleaded guilty Dec. 13, 2013, to bribery, and one of his clients, Mohammad Khan, age 58, of Baltimore, also pleaded guilty to immigration fraud.
USCIS Approves 10,000 U Visas for 5th Straight Fiscal Year
New Security Enhancement Helps E-Verify Deter Employee Fraud
USCIS Reminds Filipino Nationals Impacted by Typhoon Haiyan of Available Immigration Relief Measures
USCIS Honors Military Veterans During Naturalization Ceremonies
Weeklong Celebration Includes Ceremonies Nationwide
USCIS Celebrates Veterans Day with Naturalization Ceremonies
Temporary Protected Status Extended for Somalis
Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Rand Beers has extended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Somalia for an additional 18 months, effective March 18, 2014, through Sept. 17, 2015.
USCIS Launches Redesigned USCIS.GOV Website
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) today announced the launch of the agency’s redesigned website available in both English and Spanish. The redesigned website provides customers with a simplified and more user-friendly experience.