Testimony of Stephen A. “Tony” Edson on U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Science and Technology Subcommittee on Research and Science Education, House Committee on Science and TechnologyFebruary 7, 2008
Stephen A. “Tony” Edson Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Visa ServiceREAD MORE
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced today a series of proposed rule modifications to provide employers with a streamlined hiring process for temporary and seasonal agricultural workers under the H-2A program.
Washington, DC - Senior Coordinator on Iraqi Refugee Issues Ambassador James Foley, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Tony Edson, and the Department of Homeland Security’s Senior Advisor to the Secretary on Iraqi Refugee Issues Lori Scialabba
Effective February 1, 2008, passport applicants who are U.S. citizen minors under the age of 16 must appear personally with both parents, or legal guardians, to establish consent of both parents to issuance of a passport, as well as identity, proof of citizenship, and proof of relationship. Previously this rule applied only to children under the age of 14.
Senior Coordinator on Iraqi Refugee Issues Ambassador James Foley, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Tony Edson, and the Department of Homeland Security’s Assistant Secretary for Policy Stewart Baker will brief the press on developments in the Iraqi refugee and special immigrant visa (SIV) admissions programs.
Effective January 1, 2008, the application fee for a U.S. nonimmigrant visa will increase from $100 to $131.
WASHINGTON – As of December 17, 2007, immigrant visa applicants seeking to file an application for waiver of inadmissibility (Form I-601) with the USCIS field office in Ciudad Juarez can now use the Teletech Call Center to make an appointment.
Streamlines Process and Improves Services for Agricultural Employers.
Taken Question at Daily Press Briefing, Office of the Spokesman, Washington, DC
Man demonstrates the new 10-fingerprint scanner and its output on the computer at the American Embassy in Brussels.
State Department Press Office
8:15 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time
A Press Officer can be reached
Monday through Saturday until 11:00
p.m., either in the office (202) 647-
2492 during work hours or through
the Department of State's Operations
Center (202) 647-1512 outside
regular work hours.
- From the U.S. & Canada(202) 647-2492
- From the U.S. & Canada (202) 485-6150