Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, DACA was revised through President Obama’s executive action last week. Previously, a DACA applicant must have arrived in the US by June 2007 and must have been no more than 31 years old. Those provisions have been revised. So, who can apply now? All previous DACA requirements stand: The adjusted[…]
Through Executive Action, President Obama will confer deferred action to undocumented parents of US citizens and Green Card holders. Who will qualify: 1. If you have a child that is a US citizen or a green card holder. 2. If you have been in the US since January 1st, 2010. The government will provide guidance[…]
Copied from the White House: Remarks by the President in Address to the Nation on Immigration Cross Hall 8:01 P.M. EST THE PRESIDENT: My fellow Americans, tonight, I’d like to talk with you about immigration. For more than 200 years, our tradition of welcoming immigrants from around the world has given us a tremendous advantage[…]
Executive Action List from the White House The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release November 20, 2014 FACT SHEET: IMMIGRATION ACCOUNTABILITY EXECUTIVE ACTION The President’s Immigration Accountability Executive Actions will help secure the border, hold nearly 5 million undocumented immigrants accountable, and ensure that everyone plays by the same rules. Acting[…]
I have it on good authority that these are some of the things we can expect: Illegal immigration: 1. Deferred action to parents of US citizens and green card holders who have lived in the US for at least 5 years. 2. Expanding the DACA program to no-age limit and who have been in the[…]
Find Tahmina on CNN Money today discussing immigration executive action that will be announced tonight. Here is a link to the story.
The White House posted a video blog with President Obama stating he will be making immigration executive action announcments tomorrow Thursday 20th at 8pm Eastern Time. This will be the biggest announcement on immigration in decades. If immigration is important in your life, you must tune in. “So tomorrow night, President Obama will address the nation[…]
We are thrilled and excited that Tahmina’s article regarding recapturing unused visas was published in the Seattle Globalist today. Here is a link. We hope you will enjoy it!
Not a day goes by in the US that an immigrant entrepreneur’s contributions are not making a deep and lasting impact. Watch the below video from the Partnership for a New American Economy to see how immigrant inventors’ inventions are used in your daily life. At this unique juncture with imminent executive action announcements, where[…]
Last night, the mid-term election results showed that the Republicans took majority control of the Senate. They have even more seats at the House too. With a Republican controlled Congress, what will happen to immigration reform? To my readers and clients, if you are wondering about immigration reform, here are my thoughts: I don’t think[…]