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EB-5 Investment amounts will increase to $925,000/$1,025,000 before March 23 2018

Finally, Congress is putting together an EB-5 bill under the name, “EB-5 Reform Act”, which will have major implications to existing and new EB-5 Visa applicants. 407 more words

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The United States Is No Longer a "Nation of Immigrants"

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) recently announced that it’s changing its mission statement to eliminate a passage that describes the United States as “a nation of immigrants.” USCIS’s new mission statement reads as follows: 482 more words

UNITED STATES - USCIS Updates Policy on Third-Party Worksites

Effective 22 February 2018, the US Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) has issued a memorandum with new guidance on H-1B petitions for employees working at third-party worksites. 21 more words

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Dreamers and the End of DACA, with Board Certified Immigration Attorney Bruce Coane

Who are the “Dreamers” that we hear about in the immigration debate? What is DACA? I explain it all in this short video.

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New statistics show the government is sitting on tens of thousands of DACA applications

(Source: www.vox.com)

In September, when the Trump administration announced that it was winding down the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that protected young unauthorized immigrants who came to the US as children from deportation, tens of thousands of immigrants were waiting to hear back about DACA applications they’d already submitted. 614 more words


A Short Stay in San Francisco

The photo above shows part of San Francisco’s famous Embarcadero, which was once a busy docklands area (with rows of wharves on the right), and was a major embarkation port during World War II, but is now mainly a tourist attraction. 564 more words


US Citizenship and Immigration Services drops 'nation of immigrants' from mission statement

Words matter (but I agree with dropping the word customers, citizenship and visas are not consumer products):

Tired, poor, huddled masses yearning to breathe free need not apply.

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