Smith, reuniting migrant families through the help of DNA testing helps combat fraud from child renting.
Smith: It's time to stop exploitation and abuse of migrant children!
"For years, the United States has been the victim of immigration fraud by aliens falsely claiming to be someone they are not, as well as by aliens falsely claiming to be related to someone they are not.
"But the problem has ballooned in the past two years, as wave after wave of migrants has taken advantage of a loophole limiting the detention time of those aliens who have minors in their custody.
"The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has discovered hundreds of cases of adult illegal aliens travelling in the company of unrelated children and claiming them as their own. More than 300 are already being prosecuted (1). But the total number is doubtless in the tens of thousands, because the fraud goes unde...