Refugees currently undergo the most rigorous security screening process of anyone who comes to the United States.
AILA Doc No. 05122240 | Dated December 22, 2005
On December 22, 2005, the Senate confirmed the appointment of Emilio T. Gonzales, Ph.D., as the Director of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. Dr. Gonzalez will take office on January 3, 2006. Robert C. Divine will remain in his current position as Acting Deputy Director of USCIS, the position he has held since the appointment of the previous Director, Eduardo Aguirre, current ambassador to Spain.
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 05122240.