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USCIS Announces Final Rule to Amend the H-1B Visa Lottery Process
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USCIS Announces Final Rule to Amend the H-1B Visa Lottery Process

Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security posted for public inspection the final rule to amend the process for the selection of the H-1B visa petitions subject to the annual nu

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US immigration authorities detail so-called return-to-Mexico guidance for migrants
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US immigration authorities detail so-called return-to-Mexico guidance for migrants

The Trump administration officially laid out its new policy to force migrants seeking asylum in the United States to remain Mexico to await their immigration court proceedings -- a significant change

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DACA program that protects young undocumented immigrants not likely to get Supreme Court r
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DACA program that protects young undocumented immigrants not likely to get Supreme Court r

The justices on Tuesday took no action on the Trump administration’s request that it review the program, which has protected nearly 700,000 people brought to this country as children.

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DACA recipient claims Trump is holding ‘immigrant youth hostage’ amid quest for wall
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DACA recipient claims Trump is holding ‘immigrant youth hostage’ amid quest for wall

Belen Sisa, a recipient of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, on Sunday said President Trump was using so-called "Dreamers" as "bargaining chips" in his attempt to build a wall

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Judge bars Trump administration from adding citizenship question to 2020 Census
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Judge bars Trump administration from adding citizenship question to 2020 Census

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross added the question arbitrarily and did not follow proper procedure, the district judge said.

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Report: More than 42,000 immigration hearings canceled due to shutdown
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Report: More than 42,000 immigration hearings canceled due to shutdown

More than 40,000 immigration hearings have been canceled because of the partial government shutdown, according to a report released Monday.

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The Outlook On Immigration In 2019
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The Outlook On Immigration In 2019

In 2019, Trump officials will continue efforts to reduce immigration, including fewer foreign students, H-1B professionals and refugees.

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Opinion | Trump’s shutdown has paralyzed immigration courts. Oh, the irony.
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Opinion | Trump’s shutdown has paralyzed immigration courts. Oh, the irony.

The president who decried ‘catch and release’ is now, by his own actions, encouraging permanent release.

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