Government Information

Earl Gregg Swem Library

Immigration Enforcement Actions: 2016

Categories: Crime/Justice,Homeland Security,Immigration/Migration,Statistics

https://www.dhs.gov/sites/default/files/publications/Enforcement_Actions_2016.pdf

Provides statistics on border protection actions during 2016, a period which saw apprehensions increase by 15% over the previous year.  From the Department of Homeland Security

 

Final Report Summarizing Findings of the Review of Designations Under the Antiquities Act

Categories: Congress,Environment,Headlines,Natural Resources,Presidency,Property Rights,Recreation/Travel

https://www.doi.gov/sites/doi.gov/files/uploads/revised_final_report.pdf

Final report of the Secretary of the Interior which reviews the Antiquities Act of 1906 and the relative roles of the legislation and executive branch in declaring monuments.  Reviews and provides recommendations for all monuments designated from 1996 to the present.  From the Interior Department

 

An Assessment of Product Turnover in the U.S. Food Industry and Effects on Nutrient Content

Categories: Food/Nutrition,Statistics

https://www.ers.usda.gov/webdocs/publications/85761/eib-183.pdf?v=43055

Looks at data gathered in the 2008-2012 period to examine product entry and exit in the U.S. food industry, and how nutrient composition differed as a marketing strategy.  From the Economic Research Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture