Sunday, May 27th, 2018

Instruct Us Again on the Immigration Rules

"That some federal officers, such as the swoop-down visitors from USCIS's Fraud Detection and Nationality Security Directorate,
would try to defy Constitutional protections and black-letter
administrative law through the back-door rewriting of the instructions
to an immigration form is no surprise. It merely confirms what essayist,
Jerry Pournelle, described as his "Iron Law of Bureaucracy":

[In] any bureaucratic organization there
will be two kinds of people: those who work to further the actual goals
of the organization