TITLE

Border Control Gap Persists

AUTHOR(S)
Strohm, Chris
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
National Journal;5/12/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 19, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the inability of U.S. President George W. Bush's administration to verify whether foreigners have left the U.S. through Canada or Mexico based on a report. It says that the administration spends more than $1 billion to track the arrivals and departures of visitors to the country. Also noted is the US-VISIT, a system developed by the Homeland Security Department (DHS) that uses biometrics to verify the identities of people leaving the country as required by the Congress.
ACCESSION #
25366917

 

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