The Trump administration recently restored a citizenship question to the full decennial census, starting with the year 2020. When critics charged that the new question may reduce response rates, some confusion ensued as to when and how the Census Bureau has asked about citizenship in the past. The following table gives the history of both the citizenship and birthplace questions.
The latest maneuver to create more foreign workers via the student (F-1) visa is tied to sabotaging the classroom schedule so that alien students can stay in status while going to class only once every four weeks, and possibly even less often.
Yet another visa mill is the in the process of closing. Visa mills are lesser educational institutions that enroll large numbers of foreign students who appear more interested in jobs (legal or illegal) than they are in securing a good education.
Another FDNS employee, a supervisor of some duration, has now written to me based on the observations contained in the second post. The supervisor confirms to me that the concerns of the field officer are valid.
It was a fairly routine story about five illegal aliens being captured in an old wooden boat at sea near Puerto Rico — except for the other three passengers. They were, according to the Border Patrol press release, "three roosters".