Family Based Immigration

Family Based Immigration For decades, our country and our communities have reaped the extensive benefits of our  family-based immigration policies. Family-based immigration drives small business development, fuels entrepreneurship and innovation, promotes integration, ensures the maintenance of strong family support systems, and strengthens our nation. U.S. history is full of success stories that began through the family-based…

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Dreamers – What’s Next?

Dreamers – What’s Next? http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-immigration-idUSKBN15C0BV Over 800,000 Dreamers, or immigrants with DACA status, are now wondering what the Trump administration plans to do with them.   Nothing for now, it seems.  It could be that the Dreamers will be one reason that Congress may try to do something to fix our immigration system.  It could…

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DAPA – not happening for now

Sadly, the Fifth Circuit Court of appeals denied the government’s request to let the new program for immigrants who are parents of U.S. citizen children go ahead.  It was a split decision.  2 judges said no, and the other thought DAPA should go ahead.  It was not really a surprise, given the extremely anti-immigrant attitude…

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