Tag - US Citizenship & Immigration Services

Top asylum official reassigned to Virginia processing center

The top shelter official at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will be reassigned, as indicated by five present and previous DHS authorities and an organization email evaluated by POLITICO. The authority — Asylum Division Chief John Lafferty — will progress toward becoming appointee executive of the Potomac Service Center in Arlington, Va., starting Sept. 10, the email said. The choice comes as President Donald Trump continues with a general update of the haven framework, which offers security for individuals who face [...]