On December 18th, 2015, President Obama signed the “Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015” into law. Then, on January 21st, 2016, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of State (DOS) announced that they would begin implementing the changes to the Visa Waiver Program (VWP).
From Reuters: “The United States will begin accepting applications on Feb. 18 for temporary legal status from children of undocumented immigrants who came to the United States with their parents, under a plan announced by President Barack Obama last November.
Two flies on President Obama’s recent executive orders on immigration are now available from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).
On November 20th, 2014, President Obama announced an executive order that will help ease visa restrictions for entrepreneurs, high-skilled workers, and graduate students. Below are four of the key changes outlined in the executive order.
This chart was first seen on the Washington Post. This flow chart will help you better understand the deferrals to see if you are eligible for the new immigration reprieve. Please take note that the child must be born
You may be seeing a lot of new terms and abbreviations as of late due to the new executive order by President Obama released on November 20th. We’ve put together a few of the trending terms and definitions in this post as a helpful reference.
According to the Department of Homeland Security, the application process for the new changes under President Obama’s executive order will begin in the Spring of 2015.
President Obama just announced a sweeping executive action on immigration, providing relief for an estimated 4.1 million undocumented parents of U.S citizens, and almost 300,000 undocumented immigrants who where brought to the U.S. as children.
President Obama intends to announce a new executive order on immigration tomorrow night. This article coves how and what to prepare as the Obama Administration makes these new changes to the immigration system.
President Obama and his wife are big fans of the Spanish American immigrant José Andrés, who emigrated to the United States and became a US citizen last November.
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