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Congress Recesses after Passing Short-Term E-Verify Extension

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On September 27, the Senate cleared a Continuing Resolution (CR; H.R. 2638) that, among other things, extends the E-Verify program through March 6, 2009. The inclusion of a short-term E-Verify extension in the CR was a bittersweet development. Although E-Verify will survive for four more months, the reauthorization battle will need to be fought all over again with a new President in the White House who may or may not support the program.

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ICE Arrests 76 illegal aliens in N.J.

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A six-day operation by ICE’s N.J. regional office netted the arrests of 60 fugitive aliens and 16 other immigration violators. 24 of the fugitives had criminal records while seven of the other illegal aliens had criminal histories.

The fugitive arrestees included:

A Cuban male who was convicted of a felony for possession of a controlled dangerous substance on school property;

A Honduran female who was arrested for aggravated and simple assault;

A South Korean female who was arrested for promoting prostitution; and

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ICE Arrests 78 Illegal Aliens in Pennsylvania and Delaware

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ICE officers arrested 43 fugitive aliens (13 with criminal records) and an additional 35 immigration violators (13 with criminal histories) during a week-long operation in Pennsylvania and Delaware, according to an ICE news release. The Georgetown Police Department in Delaware and the Ross Police Department in Pennsylvania assisted in the operation.

The arrestees included:

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