The US Citizenship and Immigration Services is opening four new immigration facilities in South Florida to replace the one that it currently operates.
Janet Napolitano, the governor of Arizona, is expected to be named US secretary of Homeland Security by the Obama administration. She has called for a streamlined visa process, 'tamper-proof...
From 17 November, 2008 citizens of six additional EU countries can travel to the United States without first obtaining a visa.
Immigrant rights organizations have planned a major march in Washington on 21 January, the day after Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th US president.
According to US authorities, in the last year the government arrested and deported record numbers of illegal immigrants whilst in the same period it naturalized a record number of new Americans.