US proposes reviewing social media of nearly everyone seeking entry

I can spy more than Facebook! #TraitorTrump!


Measure would apply to most immigrant and non-immigrant visa applicants, affecting more than 14 million people each year

In a broad expansion of the information gathered from applicants for US visas, the federal government is proposing to collect social media identities from nearly everyone who seeks entry into the United States, according to a state department filing on Friday.

The proposal, if approved by the office of management and budget (OMB), would require most immigrant and non-immigrant visa applicants to list all social media identities they have used in the past five years.

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