Despite a record number of Border Patrol agents serving along the US-Mexican border, the actual number of arrests of immigrants along along the frontier has reached its lowest level in four decades. If you simply are listening to the Tea Party types, you probably would think that ever increasing hordes of invaders are pouring in to the country. The facts are otherwise (not that facts are really a critical issue for most of the antis).
Greg Siskind is a partner in Siskind Susser's Memphis, Tennessee, office. After graduating magna cum laude from Vanderbilt University, he received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Chicago. Mr. Siskind is a member of AILA, a board member of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, and a member of the ABA, where he serves on the LPM Publishing Board as Marketing Vice Chairman. He is the author of several books, including the J Visa Guidebook and The Lawyer's Guide to Marketing on the Internet. Mr. Siskind practices all areas of immigration law, specializing in immigration matters of the health care and technology industries. He can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.