Multi-Agency Investigation Results in Charges Against 18 Members and Associates of Violent White Supremacist Gang

Multiple members and associates of a white supremacist gang known as the 1488s, have been arrested and charged for their alleged roles in a racketeering enterprise involving narcotics distribution, firearms trafficking, and acts of violence including murder, assault, and kidnapping. Please follow and like us:

Ohio Man Pleads Guilty to 29 Federal Hate Crimes for August 2017 Car Attack at Rally in Charlottesville

James Alex Fields, Jr., 21, the Ohio man who drove his car into a diverse crowd of counter-protestors on Aug. 12, 2017, killing one woman and injuring dozens, pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court to 29 counts of violating the federal Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act, 18 U.S.C. § … Read moreOhio Man Pleads Guilty to 29 Federal Hate Crimes for August 2017 Car Attack at Rally in Charlottesville

Former Lobbyist Pleads Guilty to False Statements Charge

A former lobbyist pleaded guilty today to making a false statement to U.S. Postal Inspectors in connection with an ongoing federal investigation and proceedings concerning a five-year multi-million dollar high-yield investment fraud scheme, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division. Please follow and like us:

Sens. Graham & Durbin Introduce Dream Act

Tue, Mar 26th 2019 @ 8:33 pm EDT Senators Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) have introduced the Dream Act, S. 874. If passed, the bill would grant amnesty and lifetime work permits to more than 2 million illegal aliens who meet certain requirements. Unlike the H.R. 6, the American Dream and Promise Act, … Read moreSens. Graham & Durbin Introduce Dream Act

Atlanta teens forcibly removed from flight over peanut allergy

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, March 26, 2019: Two Indian-American teens who were traveling from Atlanta to Manila, were forced to get off their Delta partner flight, Korean Air, after a dispute over one of the boys’ severe peanut allergies, reports Channel 2 Action News. Rakesh Patel’s 15 and 16-year-old sons were traveling by … Read moreAtlanta teens forcibly removed from flight over peanut allergy

Des Moines Register: Rep. Cindy Axne requests more funding for federal disaster relief programs after flooding

Robin Opsahl, Des Moines Register, March 26, 2019 Rep. Cindy Axne said Iowa needs more federal funding to help with flood relief in a House floor speech Tuesday. The Iowa Democrat said flooding in the state has impacted rural communities, with potentially more damages to come. She displayed a photo of the front page of the … Read moreDes Moines Register: Rep. Cindy Axne requests more funding for federal disaster relief programs after flooding

Anjaneyulu Katam, 46, “manipulated the H-1B visa program,” the U.S. Department of Justice said in a news release.


Anjaneyulu Katam, 46, “manipulated the H-1B visa program,” the U.S. Department of Justice said in a news release.  “Katam falsified visa applications, work experience documents, and work contracts, which he then submitted to the U.S. Department of Labor, Department of Homeland Security, and Department of State, in order to secure illegal H-1B visas for Indian nationals,” the department said.


https://www.mercurynews.com/2019/03/26/h-1b-prison-for-visa-fraud-in-case-involving-bay-area-workers/
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Rep. Axne Requests Additional Federal Disaster Relief Funding Following Devastating Flooding

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) sent a letter to the leadership of the U.S. House and Senate Appropriations Committees requesting additional disaster relief funding following the recent flooding that devastated Iowa. This increase in funding will guarantee that disaster relief programs at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), United States Department … Read moreRep. Axne Requests Additional Federal Disaster Relief Funding Following Devastating Flooding

Central American-Caribbean Caravan of 2500 Heads to U.S. Border

A newly formed migrant caravan of more than 2,500 departed the southern Mexican border in Chiapas Saturday and is now traveling north for the U.S. The group formed in Tapachula, Chiapas, over several weeks and is labeled the first Central American-Caribbean caravan since it includes a large number of Cubans. The caravan departed Saturday morning … Read moreCentral American-Caribbean Caravan of 2500 Heads to U.S. Border

Dev Patel faces criticism for ‘stealing’ roles from ‘real Indians’

Los Angeles, March 26 (IANS) “Slumdog Millionaire” actor Dev Patel says he often gets criticised for stealing roles from “real Indian” actors. In an interview to San Francisco Chronicle, Dev, who was born and raised in the UK and has Gujarati parents, opened about the racist remarks he has been receiving in the film industry.  He … Read moreDev Patel faces criticism for ‘stealing’ roles from ‘real Indians’

Most-Viewed Bills – Week of March 24, 2019

H.R.1044 – Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019 H.Res.109 – Recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to create a Green New Deal. H.R.1 – For the People Act of 2019 H.R.6 – American Dream and Promise Act of 2019 H.R.5 – Equality Act H.J.Res.46 – Relating to a national emergency declared by the … Read moreMost-Viewed Bills – Week of March 24, 2019

Remarks by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at the National Space Council in Huntsville, Alabama

Remarks by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at the National Space Council in Huntsville, Alabama kcpullen@doc.gov Tue, 03/26/2019 – 12:53 Space commerce AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov Wilbur Ross Vice President Pence and fellow members of the National Space Council, thank you for the … Read moreRemarks by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at the National Space Council in Huntsville, Alabama

Spotlight on Commerce: Deborah Stempowski, Chief, Decennial Census Management Division, U.S. Census Bureau

Spotlight on Commerce: Deborah Stempowski, Chief, Decennial Census Management Division, U.S. Census Bureau March 26, 2019 kcpullen@doc.gov Tue, 03/26/2019 – 11:46 2020 Census Deborah Stempowski, Chief, Decennial Census Management Division, U.S. Census Bureau Ed. note: This post is part of the Spotlight on Commerce series highlighting the contributions of Department of Commerce employees during Women’s … Read moreSpotlight on Commerce: Deborah Stempowski, Chief, Decennial Census Management Division, U.S. Census Bureau