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In addition to providing additional information on the applicant, the questionnaire would seek additional details on the applicant’s friends and family – i.e. details on pre-natal and post-natal care, the mother's residence one year before and after the applicant’s birth, the names of those in attendance at the birth and those present for any religious or institutional events surrounding the birth.
"The State Department estimated that the average respondent would be able to compile all this information in just 45 minutes, which is obviously absurd given the amount of research that is
Originally posted by notsofunnyguy
My thought is that this makes it more difficult to get a passport, which is a device used when EXITING the country. Why would the US want to make it more difficult for their citizens to exit the country? Maybe they don't want mass emigrations as TSHTF?
Originally posted by HedyLamarr
I am by no means a Glenn Beck fan, if it's true what he says, it's scary.
Originally posted by DYepes
I have never left the US and dont plan on doing so. Everything outside the U.S. is prone to regular riots, revolutions, civil unrest, rebel groups, bombings, kidnapping of Americans and shoddy infrastructure. I dont even have a passport and don't even know how to get one if I wanted to.
I am happy and safe right here in good 'ol United States of America.
Besides, the Solar storms next year will put everyone on Earth back to the 1800's anyways, so I just continue stockpiling supplies till then.