Thousands of foreigners have had their visas revoked over terror concerns and the State Department doesn’t know where they are. That is according to Michelle Thoren Bond, assistant secretary for the Bureau of Consular Affairs. House Oversight Committee Chairman, Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah rebuked those testifying but the Obama administration holds no one accountable.
It shouldn’t affect their bonuses.
Bond initially said the U.S. has revoked more than 122,000 visas since 2001, including 9,500 because of the threat of terrorism.
But Chaffetz quickly pried at that stat, pressing the witness about the present location of those individuals.
“I don’t know,” she said.
Leon Rodriguez, director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, told committee members that such checks aren’t being done in an abundant manner. What does that mean? “Abundant manner? It’s a way of saying they don’t do it all most likely.