• Trump asks Citizenship and Immigration Services head to quit

    26 days ago - By Star Tribune

    President Donald Trump has asked the head of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to resign, leaving yet another vacancy within the Department of Homeland Security.
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  • U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services director asked to resign

    26 days ago - By NBC News

    L. Francis Cissna oversaw the agency during the final iteration of the travel ban, attempts to repeal status for “Dreamers” and repeated attempts to limit undocumented immigrants crossing the southern border.
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  • Citizenship and immigration services chief resigns

    Citizenship and immigration services chief resigns

    26 days ago - By Politico

    The Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services resigned from his post Friday at President Donald Trump's request, according to his resignation letter. Francis Cissna will be replaced by former Virginia attorney general Ken Cuccinelli, according to a person familiar with the situation. Cissna emphasized that during his tenure, he was committed to enforcing the rule of law and laying the groundwork for effective immigration reform. "We are the government servants charged with lawfully, efficiently and fairly adjudicating requests for immigration benefits, while protecting...
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