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Top Immigration Headlines: March 2014

Posted: March 31, 2014 in Immigration, Legal Topics

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Immigration headlines for the month of March largely focus on how different states are handling undocumented immigrants.

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Top Immigration Headlines: February 2014

Posted: March, 2014 in Immigration, Legal News, Legal Topics

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Some of the top immigration headlines for February 2014 focus on helping younger immigrants. Find out more here.

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Top Immigration Headlines: January 2014

Posted: February, 2014 in Immigration, Legal News, Legal Topics

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The immigration headlines for January 2014 run the gamut from standard to shocking.

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Top Immigration Headlines: December 2013

Posted: December, 2013 in Immigration, Legal News, Legal Topics

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As 2013 comes to a close, some of the top immigration headlines for December focus on how immigration policies have affected populations. For the US as a whole, the population has been growing more slowly than usual, but New York City has seen an increase in its immigrant population.

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Top Immigration Headlines: November 2013

Posted: December, 2013 in Immigration

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The top immigration headlines for November 2013 largely center on the race for immigration reform. Republican House majority leader John Boehner has declined to put the Senate’s bill on immigration reform to a vote, and other House members have stated that they would likely not have their own legislation until 2014.

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Top Immigration Headlines: October 2013

Posted: October, 2013 in Immigration, Legal News, Legal Topics

Unsurprisingly, many of the immigration headlines from October 2013 focused on the fight for immigration reform.

Read the top immigration headlines from October 2013.

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Top Immigration Headlines: September 2013

Posted: October, 2013 in Immigration, Legal Topics

September 2013 was an eventful month for immigration news. Some of the top immigration stories of the month focus on changing laws in various states.

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Top Immigration Headlines: August 2013

Posted: September, 2013 in Immigration, Legal Topics

This year has been busy when it comes to immigration reform, and August was no exception.

Throughout last month, some of the top immigration headlines have revolved around the bipartisan immigration reform bill that supporters are hopeful will pass in October.

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Top Immigration Headlines: July 2013

Posted: August, 2013 in Immigration, Legal Topics

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Immigration headlines for July mostly revolve around support of and opposition to the latest immigration reform bill, which appears to have supporters in both major political parties. At the same time, some cities are finding the federal courts to be less than supportive of their homegrown immigration laws.

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Afghan & Iraqi Interpreters Wait Years for Special Immigrant Visas

Posted: July, 2013 in Immigration

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In 2003, the US Congress created the Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) program to provide visas to Iraqi linguists working with the US military. A similar visa program was established in 2009 for Afghan interpreters.

However, the legislation granting these visas is set to expire.

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