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An America drowning in red ink is the land of the free no more
Topic - Alejandro N. Mayorkas
The federal government's system of tracking immigration status is so broken that it gives a green light to one in eight aliens who have been ordered deported, according to an audit Tuesday that found the government has gone on to approve some of those who slip through for work in sensitive areas of airports and granted them benefits such as Medicaid or food stamps.
He said part of the problem is that the records span multiple agencies, including USCIS and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
In his official response to the audit, USCIS Director Alejandro N. Mayorkas said Homeland Security officials recognize they need to do a better job of updating the records.