Feds can’t ID whereabouts of those whose visas were revoked over terror threat

Feds can’t ID whereabouts of those whose visas were revoked over terror threat
Jason Chaffetz

The Obama administration cannot be sure of the whereabouts of thousands of foreigners in the U.S. who had their visas revoked over terror concerns and other reasons, a State Department official acknowledged Thursday.

The admission, made at a House oversight hearing examining immigrant vetting in the wake of major terror attacks, drew a sharp rebuke from the committee chairman.

“You don’t have a clue do you?” Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, told Michele Thoren Bond, assistant secretary for the Bureau of Consular Affairs.

But Chaffetz quickly pried at that stat, pressing the witness about the present location of those individuals.

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