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The Uniting American Families Act plus the legalization of same sex marriage allowed two couples who hoped to gain permanent residency in Vermont to breathe a sigh of relief. 34 more words
The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing today on comprehensive immigration reform at which Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano and a panel of witnesses testified. 209 more words
The Task Force applauds today’s reintroduction of the Uniting American Families Act (UAFA) by U.S. Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) in the U.S. House. This overdue legislation would allow Americans to sponsor their same-sex permanent partners for legal residency in the United States, a right under immigration law that is currently afforded to married opposite-sex couples. 141 more words
When it comes to sponsoring a husband or wife for a green card, you’re better off dead than gay.
That’s because a U.S. citizen in a binational, heterosexual marriage can petition to get an immigrant visa for his or her spouse. 279 more words